Jersey Shore: By the Numbers

Some interesting facts about the Garden State

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    As the Jersey Shores welcomes visitors this weekend for the unofficial start to summer, the Governor's office releases "By the Numbers: The Jersey Shore" showing some interesting facts about the Garden State.

    • More Than 2 Million Visitors To Sandy Hook Recreation Area
    • More Than 3000 Acres Of Enjoyment At Island Beach State Park
    • 1870 Year First Boardwalk Was Built
    • 199 Steps To The Top Of Cape May Lighthouse
    • 172 Miles Of Garden State Parkway
    • 131 Years Lucy The Elephant Has Kept Watch Over The Jersey Shore
    • 130 Miles Of Beaches
    • Over 70 Flavors Of Salt Water Taffy
    • 25 Holes At Rooftop Golf In Seaside Heights
    • 24 Lighthouses (11 Of Which Are Open To The Public)
    • 19 Rides At LBI’s Fantasy Island
    • 12 Locations Of Kohr’s Brothers Frozen Custard Stands In New Jersey
    • 7 Presidents Who Have Vacationed In Long Branch
    • Only 1 Jersey Shore


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