Long Beach Island Real Estate, NJ ( LBI, New Jersey)
Long Beach Island New Jersey is a 21 mile long barrier island conveniently located between New York, Atlantic City and Philadelphia. The south end of Long Beach Island contains the majority of year round residents and businesses located in Ship Bottom, Long Beach Township and Beach Haven featuring a wide variety of real estate to choose from including historic Victorian style homes and modern beach front property.
North of the bridge onto the island, which includes Loveladies, Barnegat Light and Surf City is less densely populated with more large-scale homes to choose from. There are approximately 9,000 year round residents along with many part-time residents and vacationers during the summer months.
LBI continues to be one of the best family-oriented summer vacation destination spots in the area. Along with relaxing on miles of clean beaches, other popular activities include parasailing, kayaking, wave runner rentals, and Fantasy Island Amusement Park. There are recreational and charter fishing boats that make trips from as far out as 100 miles off Long Beach Island in the Atlantic.
The Barnegat Lighthouse State Park featuring “Old Barney” is located at the northern end where you can climb the 217 steps to get the best view of the island. The southern tip of LBI is a 3 mile long National Wildlife Refuge. We love living here on Long Beach Island… you will too! We would like nothing better than to share our island and make you one of our neighbors.