Point Pleasant Real Estate

Point Pleasant is a borough situated on the Jersey Shore, in northern Ocean County, in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2020 United States census, the borough's population was 18,941, an increase of 549 (+3.0%) from the 2010 census count of 18,392, which in turn reflected a decline of 914 (−4.7%) from the 19,306 counted at 2000 census.

The borough is a Jersey Shore community situated south of the Manasquan River and north and east of the Beaverdam Creek and its confluence with the Metedeconk River.

Point Pleasant was incorporated as a borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 21, 1920, from portions of Brick Township, based on the results of a referendum held on May 19, 1920. The borough was reincorporated on March 12, 1928. Point Pleasant is distinct from Point Pleasant Beach, which is a separate community. The borough gets its name from Point Pleasant Beach, which gets its name from its location at the northern end of the Barnegat Peninsula, a long, narrow barrier peninsula that divides the Barnegat Bay from the Atlantic Ocean at the Manasquan Inlet.

Point Pleasant - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Point Pleasant: $942,700 / County Avg $1,047,800


Avg Taxes in Point Pleasant: $10,100 / County Avg $8,800


Avg Sq. Ft. in Point Pleasant: 1,949 / County Avg 2,238


Avg Price per/sqft in Point Pleasant:$484 / County Avg $468


Avg Walkscore in Point Pleasant: 51 / County Avg 37


Avg Year Built in Point Pleasant: 1972 / County Avg 1982


Avg Days on Website in Point Pleasant: 62 / County Avg 57


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