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Oceanville, New Jersey
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Coordinates: 39°28′16″N 74°27′38″W / 39.47111°N 74.46056°W / 39.47111; -74.46056Coordinates: 39°28′16″N 74°27′38″W / 39.47111°N 74.46056°W / 39.47111; -74.46056
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Atlantic
Township Galloway
Elevation
13 m (43 ft)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (Eastern (EDT))
ZIP code
08231
Area code(s) 609, 640
GNIS feature ID 878942

Oceanville is an unincorporated community located within Galloway Township in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States. Oceanville is located on U.S. Route 9 3.5 miles (5.6 km) north-northeast of Absecon. Oceanville has a post office with ZIP code 08231.

From 1983–2016, Oceanville was the site of the Noyes Museum, the only fine arts museum in Atlantic County. The museum became part of Stockton University in 2016 and the site in Oceanville will be sold by the foundation that owns the property.

Education

Oceanville, like other parts of the township, is zoned to Galloway Township School District (GTPS) (K-8) and Absegami High School of the Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School District.

Oceanville Kindergarten Learning Center was formerly in the community. Formerly Oceanville School, the building opened around 1927. It closed in 2010. The facility now houses GTPS facilities such as the food service department.

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