Ocean County is located along the Jersey Shore in New Jersey. Its County
seat is Toms River. Ocean County is located 50 miles east of Philadelphia,
70 miles south of New York City, and 25 miles north of Atlantic City, making
it a prime destination for residents of these cities during the summer. Ocean
County is home to many tourist attractions especially the beachfront
communities of Seaside Heights, Long Beach Island, Point Pleasant Beach.
NJ Transit's railway line which serves New York Penn Station, passes through
Middlesex and Monmouth counties, and offers service as far south as the
Bay Head and Point Pleasant Beach stations.