General Information

Lat: N 39 ° 58 ' 5 '' ( 39.9682 °)
Lon: W 74 ° 4 ' 11 '' ( -74.0697 °)
Zip Code 08735

Lavallette is located in the central seashore region of New Jersey and convenient to metropolitan New York and Pennsylvania.

Lavallette is the ideal family resort with nine protected ocean beaches for swimming, along with designated beaches for surfing and surf fishing. There are two beaches on Barnegat Bay for those who prefer calmer water. There are playgrounds for children and docks for fishing and crabbing. Tennis, bocce, shuffleboard, basketball courts and many playgrounds throughout Lavallette are available. Barnegat Bay provides boating, sailing, windsurfing and many other water sports, as well as fishing.


Band concerts and Movies on the Bay are held at the Centennial Gazebo and Gardens located at Philadelphia Ave and the Bay Front. Lavallette holds a fireworks show every year celebrating in July celebrating Independence Day. Summer evening concerts follow every Sunday night thorough the summer. Events page.

Motels, condominiums, and a large selection of homes are available for rent each season. Many types of rentals are available to enjoy the area such as bikes, kayaks and boats.

Restaurants, casual dining, pizzerias, delis, department stores, specialty and gift shops provide a fine shopping and dining experience.

There are three churches of different faiths. Faith Lutheran, Union Church, Church of Saint Pio of Pietrelcina.

Along with full PoliceExternal Link protection, there is a Volunteer Fire Department and First Aid Squad.

Lavallette is also conveniently located a short distance from many of Ocean County's finest resort attractions.External Link

Stop by the Welcome Center / Beach Badge Office, located in the Municipal Building, for detailed information on the many activities and attractions in town and around the county.


Lavallette Population By Date CensusExternal Link

Incorporation Date 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2020
Lavallette Borough 1887 287 315 567 832 1,509 2,072 2,299 2,665 1,875 1,787


Lavallette Brochure
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