Named after President Andrew Jackson, this 100-square mile township located in Ocean County is home to nearly 50,000 residents. Jackson was incorporated as a township in 1844 when it separated from Freehold Township and Dover Township. Today, Jackson is a commuter city with easy access to Philadelphia and Trenton. View our apartments in Jackson, NJ above and learn more about the township below.
Schools in Jackson:
The Jackson School District serves kindergarten through 12th grade at the following schools: Crawford-Rodriguez Elementary School, Elms Elementary School, Lucy N. Holman Elementary School, Howard C. Johnson Elementary School, Sylvia Rosenauer Elementary School, Switlik Elementary School, Carl W. Goetz Middle School, Christa McAuliffe Middle School, Jackson Liberty High School and Jackson Memorial High School.
Nearby Transit & Points of Interest:
Transit & Commuting:
Living at our apartments for rent in Jackson, NJ means you’ll have easy access to commuting routes, such as I-95 and the NJ Transit system for convenient access to both New York City and Philadelphia.
Home to Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson is a destination for thrill-seekers and amusement park enthusiasts. In addition, the township is located within the historic New Jersey Pine Barrens providing ample hiking options and environmental exploration. Jackson also offers high-end shopping options via the Jackson Premium Outlets, a retail outlet center with 70 stores. Check out more information about events and places of interest in Jackson, NJ!