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You can find just about any type of home you are looking for in the Ocean Acres section of Manahawkin, Stafford Township. This very large community of homes features some small ranch homes that were built in the 1970's, and large brand new homes being built right now. Most lots are about 75 x 120 in size, and the streets are maze-like, intertwining with each other in various directions. Prices for homes range here from $180-190k all the way up to $400k, with many in between. Your typical 4 bedrooms colonial home with basement depending upon condition and location, would be priced about $330-$350k range. Ocean Acres has great schools, a park, and a lake for swimming in the summer. There is also the well-known Ocean Acres Golf Course and Country Club surrounded by tall trees, and great scenery. At one time, there was only well water and septic in this section, but now there is public sewer throughout, and public water as well. Ocean Acres is bordered on the south side by Southern Ocean County Hospital (Meridian Health), and is just minutes from both North and Southbound GS Parkway entrances. Just about eight miles east brings you to the popular Long Beach Island beaches and activities, nightlife and restaurants, and less than a half hour south to Atlantic City.Lots of shopping centers are close by, including Target, Walmart, BJ's and Costco. Eateries include Olive Garden, Friday's, Elements and the Mainland. An overall great place to live!