Stafford Township, NJ

Ocean County's fastest growing community is Stafford Township, also Known as Manahawkin  This 54.8 square mile community is home to 26,535 residents. Among the many features you will find in Stafford Township includes Southern Ocean County Hospital (SOCH) which has grown to three times its original size since it opened over 20 years ago. Stafford Township is also home to such areas as Ocean Acres, Fawn Lakes and Beach Haven West. Ordinances which prevent pollution and over development are put in places along with leading the county in other kinds of environmental projects.

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Stafford NJ Schools

Students attending public school for grades PreK-6 in Stafford attend Stafford Township School District. These Schools Include:

Ocean Acres School (PreK-2)

Oxycocus School (Prek-2)

McKinley School (3-4)

Stafford Intermediate School (5-6)


Students in grades (7-12):

Southern Regional Middle School (7-8)

Southern Regional High School (9-12)