Plumsted : New jersey


What It Is Like to Retire in Plumsted

Plumsted, more commonly called Plumstead Township, is in Ocean County, New Jersey and had a population of 8,421 at the 2010 census. Nearby New Egypt, with a population of over 2,500, is located within Plumstead township. Photo of New Egypt, the township's central business district courtesy of Wikipedia and Mr. Matte; photo of Colliers Mills Wildlife Management Area courtesy of Wikipedia and Famartin, Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0/


Where to Retire in Plumsted and Home Prices

According to, the median home value in New Eagle, Plumsted Township was $369,419 in early 2021.


What Is Special about Plumsted

Plumsted has a low crime rate; it is located close to the city of Philadelphia, to the west, or you can head east to the beach.


What Is Not Special about Plumsted

Plumsted has a high cost of living, is not a walkable community, and does not offer much culturally.


Who Will Like Retirement in Plumsted

Those looking for a small town with a low crime rate.


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Climate and Physical Environment

The average January low temperature is 22 degrees, and the average July high temperature is 86 degrees. Plumsted averages about 48 inches of snow.


Restaurants & Cultural Scene

For the cultural scene you need to head to larger nearby cities (Philadelphia or Trenton), or to the beaches.



Plumsted has a very low crime rate.


Medical Facilities

Virtia Memorial Hospital is 17 miles away in Mount Holly.



There is an airport in Trenton about 20 miles away, and there are two international ariports both 40 miles away in Philadelphia and in Atlantic City.  The New Jersey transit provides bus service to Philadelphia.


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