Locust – Middletown NJ
Locust is an area of Middletown which stretches along Locust Point Road and Navesink River Road. Middletown is an affluent area with highly rated school systems and a low crime rate. You’ll find a abundance of recreational venues, with parks provided by both Middletown and Monmouth County. In fact, Monmouth County operated 8 public golf courses. Easy access to major roadways, shopping, dining and the beaches at the Jersey Shore make this a desirable place to live.
The Homes for sale in Locust
While homes for sale in Locust can be found for under $400,000, most of the time they will be considerably higher and can easily stretch into multiple million-dollar range. All of the Locust homes are detached single family homes.
School-age children from the Locust area will attend the school system in Middletown, which has 17 schools. In Middletown there are 12 elementary schools, 3 middle schools and two high schools. The student population is more than 10,000 people. Additionally, you’ll find many private schools in the area. Some of these schools are Red Bank Catholic, Christian Brothers and Mater Dei – among others.
Students in high school can also elect to attend one of the 5 full time schools in the Monmouth County Vocational School District, Educations are available in Allied Health & Science, High Technology, Communications, Bio Technology and Marine Science & Technology. Available shared time courses include Dental Science, Diesel Mechanics and more.
Commuters will appreciate the fact that there are New Jersey Transit train stations in both Middletown and Red Bank, and the Seastreak Ferry is also nearby. For those who prefer to ride the bus, service is available. Additionally, local bus service is available on Route 35.
Ready to Buy or Sell?
To see the homes for sale in Middletown, call us. Call Bunny and Art Reiman – Realtors. Bunny grew up in Middletown, her father owned the Sunoco station on Route 35. And we’ve lived in Middletown. As a result, we’re very familiar with the area. We’ve helped hundreds of families find their new homes in the area, and we can help you too!