Welcome to Oceanport
The Borough of Oceanport, incorporated in 1920,is a predominantly residential community along the shores of the Shrewsbury River.
Oceanport is home of Monmouth Park Racetrack and Fort Monmouth. Though only 3.2 square miles, Oceanport's nearly six thousand residents enjoy not only the Shrewsbury River, but various recreational sports programs, an active senior group and a true feeling of community.
Oceanport boasts various volunteer organizations who give countless man hours to our community making it a place residents are proud to call home.
It took a while, but winter weather finally arrived in 2016 and the cold, bracing winds of early January were a reminder that the change in season had occurred. Some of us love the cold weather, some of us abhor it and some of us are neutral about it, but since we live in the Northeast, there really isn't anything we can do about the weather except talk about it. For the most part, people treat politics and government much the same as they do the weather: love it, hate it or neutral about it, they usually feel resigned to just talking about it. Starting in August of 2015, however, the people of Oceanport stopped talking about politics and government in town, started participating in it and on November 3, 2015, they changed the way people all across the State of New Jersey were talking about politics and government in a profound way. Continue reading...