Freehold township borders Colts Neck Township, Howell Township, Manalapan Township, Marlboro Township and Millstone Township in Monmouth County, and Jackson Township in Ocean County. The Freehold Raceway Mall is a favorite place to visit amongst both locals and out-of-town visitors. Freehold also features Iplay America: a popular entertainment venue for both children & adults.
Six Flags Great Adventure located in Jackson, NJ is only a short drive from the Freehold area.
Residents describe the town as an overall friendly, safe community, that is sports based with great schools and an excellent place to raise children. Many say the town is “not too big and not too small”. There are plenty of restaurants, parks and a variety of things to do in and around this immediate area. Only a 25 minute car to the beach and approximately 60 miles to New York City, Atlantic City and Philadelphia.