Various publications and websites continue to list best beaches in the US or best in New Jersey. No one has done more "on-the-ground" investigating and experiencing than we have. It's not a simple question and there IS a detailed answer. Now that we're approaching the 4th of July holiday in the middle of a heatwave, you might want to cool off by the shore. But what town is a good fit for you family and your preferences? Here's what you need to know!

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