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Egg Harbor Township, NJ

Egg Harbor Township is a township in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 43,323,[9][10][11] reflecting an increase of 12,597 (+41.0%) from the 30,726 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 6,182 (+25.2%) from the 24,544 counted in the 1990 Census.[20][21][22] Egg Harbor Township was first mentioned as part of Gloucester County in records dating back to March 20, 1693, and at times was called New Weymouth. The township's western boundary was established on May 13, 1761, with the area called Great Egg-Harbour Township. Portions of the township were taken to form Galloway Township, which was established by Royal charter on April 4, 1774. Additional portions were taken to form Weymouth Township on February 12, 1798. On February 21, 1798, the area was incorporated as Egg-Harbour Township. Over the ensuing centuries, portions of the township were taken to create many new municipalities: Hamilton Township on February 5, 1813; Atlantic City on May 1, 1854; Absecon on May 1, 1854; South Atlantic City (now Margate City) on September 7, 1885; Pleasantville on January 10, 1889; Linwood on February 20, 1889; Somers Point on April 24, 1886; Longport on March 7, 1898; Ventnor City on March 17, 1903; and Northfield on March 21, 1905.[23] Great Egg Harbor got its name from Dutch explorer Cornelius Jacobsen Mey. In 1614, Mey came upon the inlet to the Great Egg Harbor River. The meadows were so covered with shorebird and waterfowl eggs that he called it "Eieren Haven" (Egg Harbor).[24][25][26]

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    109 Hospitality Dr,
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08403

    $995,000

    Listed ByBHHS FOX and ROACH-Margate

    MLS® #463782 MLS® # 463782 (Active)
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    7075 English Creek Ave Road,
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

    $899,000

    Listed ByRE/MAX ATLANTIC 423A

    MLS® #473214 MLS® # 473214 (Active)
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    3.0 Bath

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    3420 Bargaintown Road,
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

    $835,000

    Listed ByRE/MAX ATLANTIC

    MLS® #467876 MLS® # 467876 (Active)
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    1148 Mays Landing-Somers Point Rd Road,
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

    $799,000

    Listed ByDWELL REAL ESTATE

    MLS® #456372 MLS® # 456372 (Active)
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    5 Bed

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    3 Dockside Dr,
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

    $769,900

    Listed ByRE/MAX AT THE SHORE

    MLS® #471106 MLS® # 471106 (Active)

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