Manchester is Located in
Ocean County New Jersey
Manchester Township is a Township in Ocean County, New Jersey, United
States. The township is noted for containing the Lakehurst Naval Air
Station, the site of the infamous Hindenburg disaster of May 6, 1937. As
of the United States 2000 Census, the township population was 38,928.
Manchester Township was incorporated as a township by an Act of the New
Jersey Legislature on March 23, 1899, from portions of Dover Township
(now Toms River Township). Portions of the township were taken to form
Lakehurst on April 7, 1921.
Cedar Glen Lakes (2000 Census population of 1,617), Cedar Glen West
(1,376), Crestwood Village (8,392), Leisure Knoll (2,467), Leisure
Village West-Pine Lake Park (11,085) and Pine Ridge at Crestwood (2,025)
are all census-designated places and unincorporated areas located within
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