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Living in Corbin City, NJ

Corbin City, New Jersey, is a small municipality on the shores of the Tuckahoe River in the Pinelands in Atlantic County. Formerly called North Tuckahoe, it was incorporated in New Jersey in 1922 and named after Austin Corbin, a hard-nosed businessman from the area.

A quintessential small town, Corbin City strives to maintain its quiet lifestyle and natural environment. Although it is governed by a mayor and a city council, Upper Township provides it with court and emergency management services.

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Scenic and Restful

Corbin City, NJ, is a protected ecological region, all of which comes under either the state-run Pinelands area or the Pinelands National Reserve. The Tuckahoe River and the woods nearby make living in Corbin City relaxing. People seeking homes for sale in Corbin City are attracted to the area's scenic beauty and peaceful surrounding nature.

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Events and Activities

There are two municipal parks in Corbin City, New Jersey. The town also has two municipal boat ramps on Route 50: the Corbin City Boat Ramp and a boat ramp at the Tuckahoe Wildlife Management Area, along with a riverside gazebo. There are opportunities for fishing, boating, and kayaking on the river.

If you prefer terra firma, you can go camping or make use of the many biking, running, and walking trails in Corbin City neighborhoods. For those interested in cross-country skiing, horseback riding, bird-watching, and photography, there are many places to do all of it near Corbin City, including Belleplain State Forest and Cape May Wildlife Refuge. Maps and trail guides are available at the respective area offices.

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Corbin City Real Estate

Corbin City real estate consists largely of residential buildings. The commercial establishments include restaurants and shops. Ocean City, Egg Harbor Township, and Sea Isle City are nearby and offer plenty more shopping and dining options.

The homes for sale in Corbin City are mostly single-family homes built on large compounds with trees; the rest are condos and townhomes. Residents consider Corbin City, New Jersey, a tranquil area with easy access to education, recreation, and transportation facilities.

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Travel and Transportation in Corbin City

Route 50 goes through Corbin City and meets up with the Garden State Parkway to the southeast, in Seaville. The Parkway is one of the main north-south corridors through New Jersey, extending south to Cape May and north to the New York State border. New Jersey Transit buses running on Route 315, extending from Cape May to Philadelphia, pass through Corbin City. Additionally, the Cape May Seashore Lines (CMSL), a short-line railroad, runs excursion services from Richland in Buena Vista Township to Tuckahoe, via CMSL's newly built station in Corbin City, depending on demand.


Getting There & Around


What Locals Love

Don't Miss It

  • It’s all about nature in this neighborhood. Many Corbin City neighborhoods feature walking and biking trails all within steps of your backyard.
  • The Pinelands Natural Reserve makes the perfect spot for nature lovers to spend the day backpacking, bird watching, fishing, hiking, kayaking, or simply watching the wildlife.
  • Boat owners spend the day on the water at the Tuckahoe Wildlife Management Area, which features a boat ramp, as well as nature trails and wetlands.


Corbin City Real Estate at a Glance

  • 1 Homes Sold*
  • 304 Avg. Days on Market*
  • $499,900 Median Price*

*over last 3 months

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