Introduction to Tinton Falls, New Jersey
Tinton Falls, New Jersey, in Monmouth county, is 6 miles S of Middletown, New Jersey and 30 miles S of Newark, New Jersey. The people of the town are in the Monmouth - Ocean metropolitan area. Tinton Falls has a population of 15,053.
Tinton Falls History
The earliest settlement in this area occurred sometime after 1665, when the Monmouth Patent was issued. James Grover, who was one of the patentees, realized the opportunities that lay in this region, which was abundant in iron, as well as forests and water power. He established an ironworks plant in this area along with some partners.
Tinton Falls and nearby Attractions
- Allen House
- Guild of Creative Art
- Green Apple Studios
- Hockhockson Park
- Ocean Historical Museum
- Historic Allaire Village
Things To Do In Tinton Falls
Tinton Falls has been blessed with rich natural resources. There are a number of parks and golf courses around the town. The waterfall in the area is an excellent place where one can spend refreshing time in natural surroundings.
Tinton Falls Transportation
Flights are available from the Newark International Airport.
Tinton Falls Higher Education
Monmouth University, Brookdale Community College and Georgian Court University are some of the nearby higher educational institutions.