Station Barnegat Light

Barnegat Light, New Jersey

Included zipcodes 08006

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The United States Coast Guard (USCG) is a branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the country's seven uniformed services. The Coast Guard is a maritime, military, multi-mission service unique among the U.S. military branches for having a maritime law enforcement mission (with jurisdiction in both domestic and international waters) and a federal regulatory agency mission as part of its mission set. It operates under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security during peacetime, and can be transferred to the U.S. Department of the Navy by the U.S. President at any time, or by the U.S. Congress during times of war. This has happened twice, in 1917, during World War I, and in 1941, during World War II. The Coast Guard's legal authority differs from the other four armed services, as it operates simultaneously under Title 10 of the U.S. Code and its other organic authorities, such as Titles 6, 14, 19, 33, and 46. Because of its legal authority, the Coast Guard can conduct military operations under the U.S. Department of Defense or directly for the President in accordance with Title 14 USC 1D3. The Coast Guard's enduring roles are maritime safety, security, and stewardship. To carry out those roles, it has 11 statutory missions as defined in 6 U.S.C. 468, which include enforcing U.S. law in the world's largest exclusive economic zone of 3.4 million square miles . The Coast Guard's motto is the Latin phrase, Semper Paratus (English: Always ready).

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Private or Public? Distance or Quality? Will it be safe? Will the bus pick them up?

School Name Grade Type
Waretown Elem
PK - 3 Public
Frederic A Priff Elem
4 - 6 Public
Ethel A Jacobsen Elem
KG - 3 Public
Robert L Horbelt Elem
KG - 5 Public
Ocean Rgc
9 - 12 Public
Forked River Elem
KG - 4 Public
Joseph T Donahue Elem
KG - 5 Public
Long Beach Island Grade
4 - 6 Public
Russell O Brackman M S
6 - 8 Public
Barnegat High School
9 - 12 Public
The Education Academy
1 - 8 Private
Cecil S Collins Elem
KG - 5 Public

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Cities Near Station Barnegat Light

Not everyone wants to live as close to base as possible, check out these surrounding cities.

City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Toms River 17.1 miles 89,459 $291,000 $1,289
Ocean Acres 9.1 miles 16,187 $268,900 $1,543
Ocean Gate 12.1 miles 2,072 $245,900 $1,276
North Beach Haven 11.8 miles 2,096 $763,700 $796
Ship Bottom 8.3 miles 1,025 $596,100 $1,049
Seaside Heights 13.4 miles 2,899 $387,800 $1,065
Seaside Park 12.1 miles 1,406 $687,500 $1,136
Forked River 5.1 miles 5,199 $271,200 $1,164
Harvey Cedars 4.0 miles 479 $982,600 $1,188
Surf City 6.9 miles 1,148 $671,700 $1,275

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