Colts Neck

Colts Neck Community Profile

Colts Neck Township is located on approximately 32 square miles near the center of Monmouth County, New Jersey, only about 10 miles from the Jersey Shore.  The population as of the 2010 census was 10,142, only 330 residents per square mile.

Many people choose to move to Colts Neck to enjoy its wide open spaces, proximity to the shore, and accessibility to New York City and Philadelphia.  Many of the township's residents travel to Manhattan to work, which is a one-hour-plus commute.  

A 2007 study of New Jersey's wealthiest communities listed Colts Neck as New Jersey's 16th wealthiest municipality.  

The township's strict zoning ordinances have kept out urban development and chain stores.  Therefore, the community has many locally-owned businesses adding to its interest and charm, but is just a short distance from malls and big box stores in nearby communities.

Our 5 Favorite Things About Colts Neck

Colts Neck, New Jersey, is a beautiful community with large estates on huge lots, equestrian farms, and an excellent quality of life.  It's commuting distance to Manhattan and Philadelphia, and only about 10 miles from Jersey Shore beaches.  See our favorite things about living in Colts Neck, and contact us to find your dream home here.