Toms River, NJ…. With neighborhoods like Silverton, North Dover, Snug Harbor, Green Island, Silver Bay, East Dover, Island Heights, Windsor Park, Grande Woodlands, Georgetown, Bayshore, Stone Hedge, Downtown, Anchorage, Liberty Village, Silver Ridge, Gilford Park, Cranmoor, and Point O’Woods there are very few better places to live at the Jersey shore. You will have unlimited access to places like Huddy Park, Ocean County College, Ocean County Mall, the entire Toms River school district, Donovan Catholic, Cattus Island state park, Seaside Heights, Lavallette, Ortley Beach, the boardwalk, Breakwater Beach, Island Beach state park, World Famous Toms River Little League, and incredible dining choices. My wife and I both grew up in Toms River and would recommend it to anyone. Toms River is conveniently located off the Garden State Parkway form exits 80 through 89.