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Upper Township

Cape May County, New Jersey

Upper Township municipal offices are located at 2100 Tuckahoe Road, Woodbine, NJ 08270.
Phone: 609‑628‑2011.


Upper Township was incorporated in 1798. It is bounded by the Great Egg Harbor and the Tuckahoe River, separating it from Atlantic County. In 1846 within the township there were 4 stores, 1 grist mill, 4 saw mills, 5 schools with 219 students, 1 Baptist Church, 1 Methodist Church, and a Friends meeting house. [1]

  1. John W. Barber and Henry Howe, Historical Collections of the State of New Jersey, S. Tuttle, Publisher, New York, 1846.