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This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Ocean County, New Jersey. The locations of National Register properties and districts (at least for all showing latitude and longitude coordinates below) may be seen in an online map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates".

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.
Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Barnegat Light Public School
Barnegat Light Public School
June 7, 1976
(#76001178)
501 Central Ave.
39°45′35″N 74°06′20″W / 39.759722°N 74.105556°W / 39.759722; -74.105556 (Barnegat Light Public School)
Barnegat Light
2 Barnegat Lighthouse
Barnegat Lighthouse
January 25, 1971
(#71000512)
North end of Long Beach Island, off Broadway Ave.
39°45′51″N 74°06′23″W / 39.764167°N 74.106389°W / 39.764167; -74.106389 (Barnegat Lighthouse)
Barnegat Light
3 Bartlett-Rockhill-Bartlett House
Bartlett-Rockhill-Bartlett House
January 20, 2012
(#11001041)
Bartlett Ln.
39°36′04″N 74°20′35″W / 39.601164°N 74.343167°W / 39.601164; -74.343167 (Bartlett-Rockhill-Bartlett House)
Tuckerton
4 Bay Head Historic District
Bay Head Historic District
February 1, 2006
(#05001566)
Roughly bounded by Point Pleasant Beach Borough line, Atlantic Ocean, Mantoloking Borough line and Point Pleasant
40°04′18″N 74°02′51″W / 40.071667°N 74.0475°W / 40.071667; -74.0475 (Bay Head Historic District)
Bay Head
5 Beach Haven Historic District
Beach Haven Historic District
July 14, 1983
(#83001608)
Roughly bounded by Bay and Atlantic Avenues, Pearl and 3rd Streets; later roughly bounded by Atlantic, Bay, 5th and Chatsworth
39°33′32″N 74°14′31″W / 39.558889°N 74.241944°W / 39.558889; -74.241944 (Beach Haven Historic District)
Beach Haven Second set of addresses represents a boundary increase November 19, 2014. Also includes Converse Cottage and Dr. Edward H. Williams House
6 Capt. Amos Birdsall House
Capt. Amos Birdsall House
May 13, 1982
(#82003298)
234 Washington St.
39°57′08″N 74°11′30″W / 39.952222°N 74.191667°W / 39.952222; -74.191667 (Capt. Amos Birdsall House)
Toms River
7 A.A. Brant House
A.A. Brant House
May 13, 1982
(#82003294)
9 Allen St.
39°57′04″N 74°11′43″W / 39.951111°N 74.195278°W / 39.951111; -74.195278 (A.A. Brant House)
Toms River
8 Cassville Crossroads Historic District
Cassville Crossroads Historic District
August 26, 1982
(#82003291)
Junction of CR 571 and CR 528
40°06′17″N 74°23′14″W / 40.104722°N 74.387222°W / 40.104722; -74.387222 (Cassville Crossroads Historic District)
Jackson Township
9 Cavalry Cottage
Cavalry Cottage
September 22, 2006
(#06000871)
100 Stafford Ave.
39°41′50″N 74°15′19″W / 39.697222°N 74.255278°W / 39.697222; -74.255278 (Cavalry Cottage)
Stafford Township
10 Cedar Bridge Tavern
Cedar Bridge Tavern
August 7, 2013
(#13000586)
200 Old Halfway Rd.
39°47′00″N 74°21′38″W / 39.783333°N 74.360556°W / 39.783333; -74.360556 (Cedar Bridge Tavern)
Barnegat Township
11 Converse Cottage
Converse Cottage
July 14, 1983
(#83001609)
500 South Atlantic Avenue
39°33′32″N 74°14′23″W / 39.55875°N 74.239722°W / 39.55875; -74.239722 (Converse Cottage)
Beach Haven Part of Beach Haven MRA
12 Mary Etta Cox House
Mary Etta Cox House
March 9, 2005
(#05000124)
353 N. Main St.
39°45′13″N 74°13′26″W / 39.753611°N 74.223889°W / 39.753611; -74.223889 (Mary Etta Cox House)
Barnegat
13 Crawford House
Crawford House
May 13, 1982
(#82003295)
46 E. Water St.
39°57′03″N 74°11′46″W / 39.950833°N 74.196111°W / 39.950833; -74.196111 (Crawford House)
Toms River
14 Double Trouble Historic District
Double Trouble Historic District
February 23, 1978
(#78001787)
S of Beachwood off Garden State Pkwy.
39°53′51″N 74°13′37″W / 39.8975°N 74.226944°W / 39.8975; -74.226944 (Double Trouble Historic District)
Bayville
15 Falkinburg Farmstead
Falkinburg Farmstead
August 12, 1993
(#93000829)
28 Westcott Ave., Ocean Township
39°47′03″N 74°11′35″W / 39.784167°N 74.193056°W / 39.784167; -74.193056 (Falkinburg Farmstead)
Waretown
16 Elizabeth Sculthorp Force House
Elizabeth Sculthorp Force House
February 4, 2019
(#100003403)
26 Hadley Ave.
39°57′10″N 74°11′27″W / 39.9529°N 74.1907°W / 39.9529; -74.1907 (Elizabeth Sculthorp Force House)
Toms River Township
17 Georgian Court
Georgian Court
December 20, 1978
(#78001788)
Lakewood Avenue
40°05′52″N 74°13′37″W / 40.097778°N 74.226944°W / 40.097778; -74.226944 (Georgian Court)
Lakewood Also known as George Jay Gould Estate
18 Capt. George W. Giberson House
Capt. George W. Giberson House
August 12, 1982
(#82004693)
54 E. Water St.
39°57′03″N 74°11′46″W / 39.950833°N 74.196111°W / 39.950833; -74.196111 (Capt. George W. Giberson House)
Toms River
19 Hangar No. 1, Lakehurst Naval Air Station
Hangar No. 1, Lakehurst Naval Air Station
May 23, 1968
(#68000031)
N of Lakehurst on CR 547
40°01′44″N 74°18′59″W / 40.028889°N 74.316389°W / 40.028889; -74.316389 (Hangar No. 1, Lakehurst Naval Air Station)
Manchester Township
20 Horner House
Horner House
May 13, 1982
(#82003296)
44 E. Water St.
39°57′04″N 74°11′47″W / 39.9511°N 74.1964°W / 39.9511; -74.1964 (Horner House)
Toms River
21 L. Ron Hubbard Residence at Bay Head
L. Ron Hubbard Residence at Bay Head
May 17, 2018
(#100001777)
44 666 East Ave.
40°03′50″N 74°02′40″W / 40.0640°N 74.0444°W / 40.0640; -74.0444 (L. Ron Hubbard Residence at Bay Head)
Bay Head
22 Island Heights Historic District
Island Heights Historic District
July 8, 1982
(#82003290)
Roughly bounded by Toms River, Summit and River Avenues
39°56′26″N 74°08′43″W / 39.9406°N 74.1453°W / 39.9406; -74.1453 (Island Heights Historic District)
Island Heights
23 Little Egg Harbor Friends Meeting House
Little Egg Harbor Friends Meeting House
December 9, 2002
(#02001511)
21 E. Main St.
39°36′12″N 74°20′29″W / 39.6033°N 74.3414°W / 39.6033; -74.3414 (Little Egg Harbor Friends Meeting House)
Tuckerton
24 Manahawkin Baptist Church
Manahawkin Baptist Church
April 3, 1973
(#73001131)
N. Main St. (US 9) and Lehigh Ave.
39°41′55″N 74°15′29″W / 39.6986°N 74.2581°W / 39.6986; -74.2581 (Manahawkin Baptist Church)
Manahawkin
25 Manitou Park School House
Manitou Park School House
March 15, 2005
(#05000177)
167 Third Ave.
39°56′48″N 74°13′03″W / 39.9467°N 74.2175°W / 39.9467; -74.2175 (Manitou Park School House)
Berkeley
26 Ocean County Courthouse
Ocean County Courthouse
August 16, 1983
(#83001610)
Washington St.
39°57′10″N 74°11′41″W / 39.9528°N 74.1947°W / 39.9528; -74.1947 (Ocean County Courthouse)
Toms River
27 Ocean County Jail
Ocean County Jail
August 16, 1983
(#83001611)
Sheriff St.
39°57′12″N 74°11′41″W / 39.9533°N 74.1947°W / 39.9533; -74.1947 (Ocean County Jail)
Toms River
28 Old Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet
Old Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet
May 14, 2021
(#100006508)
40 Inlet Dr.
40°06′09″N 74°02′16″W / 40.1026°N 74.0378°W / 40.1026; -74.0378 (Old Coast Guard Station Manasquan Inlet)
Point Pleasant Beach
29 Orient Baptist Church
Orient Baptist Church
August 10, 1977
(#77000902)
NJ 88
40°04′11″N 74°07′40″W / 40.0697°N 74.1278°W / 40.0697; -74.1278 (Orient Baptist Church)
Laurelton
30 Stewart House
Stewart House
May 13, 1982
(#82003297)
57 E. Water St.
39°57′03″N 74°11′46″W / 39.9508°N 74.1961°W / 39.9508; -74.1961 (Stewart House)
Toms River
31 Stoutenburgh-Minturn House
Stoutenburgh-Minturn House
May 13, 1982
(#82003293)
86 E. Water St.
39°57′02″N 74°11′36″W / 39.9506°N 74.1933°W / 39.9506; -74.1933 (Stoutenburgh-Minturn House)
Toms River
32 Strand Theatre
Strand Theatre
April 22, 1982
(#82003292)
400 Clifton Ave.
40°05′39″N 74°12′57″W / 40.0942°N 74.2158°W / 40.0942; -74.2158 (Strand Theatre)
Lakewood
33 Torrey-Larrabee Store
Torrey-Larrabee Store
February 21, 1997
(#97000104)
11 Union Ave.
40°06′09″N 74°18′34″W / 40.1025°N 74.3094°W / 40.1025; -74.3094 (Torrey-Larrabee Store)
Lakehurst
34 U.S. Life Saving Station Station No. 14
U.S. Life Saving Station Station No. 14
January 30, 1978
(#78001789)
S of Seaside Park on Island Beach State Park
39°56′01″N 74°04′17″W / 39.9336°N 74.0714°W / 39.9336; -74.0714 (U.S. Life Saving Station Station No. 14)
Seaside Park
35 Whitesbog Historic District
Whitesbog Historic District
October 27, 1988
(#88002115)
N of SR 70 and S of Fort Dix
39°57′36″N 74°29′23″W / 39.96°N 74.4897°W / 39.96; -74.4897 (Whitesbog Historic District)
Whiting Extends into Burlington County
36 Dr. Edward H. Williams House
Dr. Edward H. Williams House
July 14, 1983
(#83001612)
506 South Atlantic Avenue
39°33′30″N 74°14′24″W / 39.5583°N 74.2400°W / 39.5583; -74.2400 (Dr. Edward H. Williams House)
Beach Haven Part of Beach Haven MRA

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Barnegat Light Public School
Barnegat Light Public School
June 7, 1976
(#76001178)
501 Central Ave.
39°45′35″N 74°06′20″W / 39.759722°N 74.105556°W / 39.759722; -74.105556 (Barnegat Light Public School)
Barnegat Light
2 Barnegat Lighthouse
Barnegat Lighthouse
January 25, 1971
(#71000512)
North end of Long Beach Island, off Broadway Ave.
39°45′51″N 74°06′23″W / 39.764167°N 74.106389°W / 39.764167; -74.106389 (Barnegat Lighthouse)
Barnegat Light
3 Bartlett-Rockhill-Bartlett House
January 20, 2012
(#11001041)
Bartlett Ln.
39°36′04″N 74°20′35″W / 39.601164°N 74.343167°W / 39.601164; -74.343167 (Bartlett-Rockhill-Bartlett House)
Tuckerton
4 Bay Head Historic District
Bay Head Historic District
February 1, 2006
(#05001566)
Roughly bounded by Point Pleasant Beach Borough line, Atlantic Ocean, Mantoloking Borough line and Point Pleasant
40°04′18″N 74°02′51″W / 40.071667°N 74.0475°W / 40.071667; -74.0475 (Bay Head Historic District)
Bay Head Borough
5 Beach Haven Historic District
Beach Haven Historic District
July 14, 1983
(#83001608)
Roughly bounded by Bay and Atlantic Aves., Pearl and 3rd Sts.; later roughly bounded by Atlantic, Bay, 5th & Chatsworth
39°33′32″N 74°14′31″W / 39.558889°N 74.241944°W / 39.558889; -74.241944 (Beach Haven Historic District)
Beach Haven Second set of addresses represents a boundary increase 11/19/14.
6 Capt. Amos Birdsall House
Capt. Amos Birdsall House
May 13, 1982
(#82003298)
234 Washington St.
39°57′08″N 74°11′30″W / 39.952222°N 74.191667°W / 39.952222; -74.191667 (Capt. Amos Birdsall House)
Toms River
7 A.A. Brant House
A.A. Brant House
May 13, 1982
(#82003294)
9 Allen St.
39°57′04″N 74°11′43″W / 39.951111°N 74.195278°W / 39.951111; -74.195278 (A.A. Brant House)
Toms River
8 Cassville Crossroads Historic District
Cassville Crossroads Historic District
August 26, 1982
(#82003291)
Jct. of CR 571 and 528
40°06′17″N 74°23′14″W / 40.104722°N 74.387222°W / 40.104722; -74.387222 (Cassville Crossroads Historic District)
Jackson Township
9 Cavalry Cottage
Cavalry Cottage
September 22, 2006
(#06000871)
100 Stafford Ave.
39°41′50″N 74°15′19″W / 39.697222°N 74.255278°W / 39.697222; -74.255278 (Cavalry Cottage)
Stafford Township
10 Cedar Bridge Tavern
Cedar Bridge Tavern
August 7, 2013
(#13000586)
200 Old Halfway Rd.
39°47′00″N 74°21′38″W / 39.783333°N 74.360556°W / 39.783333; -74.360556 (Cedar Bridge Tavern)
Barnegat Township
11 Converse Cottage
Converse Cottage
July 14, 1983
(#83001609)
504 Atlantic Ave.
39°33′31″N 74°14′25″W / 39.558611°N 74.240278°W / 39.558611; -74.240278 (Converse Cottage)
Beach Haven
12 Mary Etta Cox House
Mary Etta Cox House
March 9, 2005
(#05000124)
353 N. Main St.
39°45′13″N 74°13′26″W / 39.753611°N 74.223889°W / 39.753611; -74.223889 (Mary Etta Cox House)
Barnegat
13 Crawford House
Crawford House
May 13, 1982
(#82003295)
46 E. Water St.
39°57′03″N 74°11′46″W / 39.950833°N 74.196111°W / 39.950833; -74.196111 (Crawford House)
Toms River
14 Double Trouble Historic District
Double Trouble Historic District
February 23, 1978
(#78001787)
S of Beachwood off Garden State Pkwy.
39°53′51″N 74°13′37″W / 39.8975°N 74.226944°W / 39.8975; -74.226944 (Double Trouble Historic District)
Bayville
15 Falkinburg Farmstead
Falkinburg Farmstead
August 12, 1993
(#93000829)
28 Westcott Ave., Ocean Township
39°47′03″N 74°11′35″W / 39.784167°N 74.193056°W / 39.784167; -74.193056 (Falkinburg Farmstead)
Waretown
16 Georgian Court
Georgian Court
December 20, 1978
(#78001788)
Lakewood Ave.
40°05′52″N 74°13′37″W / 40.097778°N 74.226944°W / 40.097778; -74.226944 (Georgian Court)
Lakewood
17 Capt. George W. Giberson House
Capt. George W. Giberson House
August 12, 1982
(#82004693)
54 E. Water St.
39°57′03″N 74°11′46″W / 39.950833°N 74.196111°W / 39.950833; -74.196111 (Capt. George W. Giberson House)
Toms River
18 Hangar No. 1, Lakehurst Naval Air Station
Hangar No. 1, Lakehurst Naval Air Station
May 23, 1968
(#68000031)
N of Lakehurst on CR 547
40°01′44″N 74°18′59″W / 40.028889°N 74.316389°W / 40.028889; -74.316389 (Hangar No. 1, Lakehurst Naval Air Station)
Manchester Township
19 Horner House
Horner House
May 13, 1982
(#82003296)
44 E. Water St.
39°57′04″N 74°11′47″W / 39.951111°N 74.196389°W / 39.951111; -74.196389 (Horner House)
Toms River
20 Island Heights Historic District
Island Heights Historic District
July 8, 1982
(#82003290)
Roughly bounded by Toms River, Summit and River Aves.
39°56′26″N 74°08′43″W / 39.940556°N 74.145278°W / 39.940556; -74.145278 (Island Heights Historic District)
Island Heights
21 Little Egg Harbor Friends Meeting House
Little Egg Harbor Friends Meeting House
December 9, 2002
(#02001511)
21 E. Main St.
39°36′12″N 74°20′29″W / 39.603333°N 74.341389°W / 39.603333; -74.341389 (Little Egg Harbor Friends Meeting House)
Tuckerton
22 Manahawkin Baptist Church
Manahawkin Baptist Church
April 3, 1973
(#73001131)
N. Main St. (US 9) and Lehigh Ave.
39°41′55″N 74°15′29″W / 39.698611°N 74.258056°W / 39.698611; -74.258056 (Manahawkin Baptist Church)
Manahawkin
23 Manitou Park School House
Manitou Park School House
March 15, 2005
(#05000177)
167 Third Ave.
39°56′48″N 74°13′03″W / 39.946667°N 74.2175°W / 39.946667; -74.2175 (Manitou Park School House)
Berkeley
24 Ocean County Courthouse
Ocean County Courthouse
August 16, 1983
(#83001610)
Washington St.
39°57′10″N 74°11′41″W / 39.952778°N 74.194722°W / 39.952778; -74.194722 (Ocean County Courthouse)
Toms River
25 Ocean County Jail
Ocean County Jail
August 16, 1983
(#83001611)
Sheriff St.
39°57′12″N 74°11′41″W / 39.953333°N 74.194722°W / 39.953333; -74.194722 (Ocean County Jail)
Toms River
26 Orient Baptist Church
Orient Baptist Church
August 10, 1977
(#77000902)
NJ 88
40°04′11″N 74°07′40″W / 40.069722°N 74.127778°W / 40.069722; -74.127778 (Orient Baptist Church)
Laurelton
27 Stewart House
Stewart House
May 13, 1982
(#82003297)
57 E. Water St.
39°57′03″N 74°11′46″W / 39.950833°N 74.196111°W / 39.950833; -74.196111 (Stewart House)
Toms River
28 Stoutenburgh-Minturn House
Stoutenburgh-Minturn House
May 13, 1982
(#82003293)
86 E. Water St.
39°57′02″N 74°11′36″W / 39.950556°N 74.193333°W / 39.950556; -74.193333 (Stoutenburgh-Minturn House)
Toms River
29 Strand Theatre
Strand Theatre
April 22, 1982
(#82003292)
400 Clifton Ave.
40°05′39″N 74°12′57″W / 40.094167°N 74.215833°W / 40.094167; -74.215833 (Strand Theatre)
Lakewood
30 Torrey-Larrabee Store
Torrey-Larrabee Store
February 21, 1997
(#97000104)
11 Union Ave.
40°06′09″N 74°18′34″W / 40.1025°N 74.309444°W / 40.1025; -74.309444 (Torrey-Larrabee Store)
Lakehurst
31 U.S. Life Saving Station Station No. 14
U.S. Life Saving Station Station No. 14
January 30, 1978
(#78001789)
S of Seaside Park on Island Beach State Park
39°56′01″N 74°04′17″W / 39.933611°N 74.071389°W / 39.933611; -74.071389 (U.S. Life Saving Station Station No. 14)
Seaside Park
32 Whitesbog Historic District
Whitesbog Historic District
October 27, 1988
(#88002115)
N of SR 70 and S of Fort Dix
39°57′36″N 74°29′23″W / 39.96°N 74.489722°W / 39.96; -74.489722 (Whitesbog Historic District)
Whiting
33 Dr. Edward H. Williams House
Dr. Edward H. Williams House
July 14, 1983
(#83001612)
506 S. Atlantic Ave.
39°33′31″N 74°14′25″W / 39.558611°N 74.240278°W / 39.558611; -74.240278 (Dr. Edward H. Williams House)
Beach Haven
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