It was ranked the sixth-best beach in New Jersey in the 2008 Top 10 Beaches Contest sponsored by the New Jersey Marine Sciences Consortium.
Asbury Park was originally incorporated as a borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 26, 1874, from portions of Ocean Township. The borough was reincorporated on February 28, 1893. Asbury Park was incorporated as a city, its current type of government, as of March 25, 1897.
Asbury Park it’s known for its sandy shore and beachfront boardwalk lined with shops, arcades and cafes.
Asbury Park Public Schools is a comprehensive community public school district headquartered in Asbury Park, NJ, United States, serving children in pre-K and Kindergarten through twelfth grade. The district is one of 31 former Abbott Districts statewide, which are now referred to as “SDA Districts” based on the requirement for the state to cover all costs for school building and renovation projects in these districts under the supervision of the New Jersey Schools Development Authority.