Located within New Jersey, United States, the borough of Point Pleasant Beach is situated in the New York - Newark metropolitan area.
Point Pleasant Beach is reasonably good for those who enjoy a quiet atmosphere, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although that is not the case around the railway line. Parks aren't well-spread out, making it rather challenging to reach them. Still, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to enjoy.
Point Pleasant Beach experienced its main housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. In this borough, about three quarters of buildings are single detached homes, whereas the remainder are mainly duplexes. Roughly two thirds of the population of this borough own their home while the rest are renters. This borough has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Primary as well as high schools are convenient to access on foot from most houses for sale in Point Pleasant Beach. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found. With regards to eating, house buyers in Point Pleasant Beach will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a reasonably short walk away. Additionally, there are a fair number of choices for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes.
Point Pleasant Beach is an extraordinarily convenient part of the New York - Newark metropolitan area for getting around by car. Finding a place to park is easy, and it is a reasonably short drive to the nearest highway from any home in this borough. However, the public transit service in Point Pleasant Beach is rather limited. Thankfully, it is convenient to reach a nearby train station, such as the Point Pleasant Station with access to the North Jersey Coast Line, from most properties in the borough. There are a few bus lines crossing the borough, and most homes are near a bus stop. Traveling by foot in this boroughis not very popular, although many daily needs can be carried out by walking.