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What is now Hazlet Township was originally incorporated as Raritan Township by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 25, 1848, from portions of Middletown Township. The township was renamed Hazlet Township as of November 28, 1967. Hazlet derived its name from a Dr. John Hazlett who had an estate in Raritan Township near the Keyport-Holmdel Turnpike, now Holmdel Road. Initially, Hazlet was a thriving farming community, but with the advent of the transportation system, it grew into a booming commercial zone.
The Hazlet Township Public Schools serve students in K-12. Schools in the district (with 2005-06 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics) are six K-6 elementary schools. In 2009, the entire school district was redistricted, therefore rearranging the grades of every school in the district, excluding the middle and high school. Beers Street School (280 students), Cove Road School (270), Lilian Drive School (289), Middle Road School (328), Raritan Valley School (329) and Sycamore Drive School (259) — Hazlet Middle School for grades 7 & 8 (579), and Raritan High School for grades 9 - 12 (1,039).
As of the census of 2000, there were 21,378 people, 7,244 households, and 5,802 families residing in the township. The population density was 3,802.3 people per square mile (1,468.7/km?). There were 7,406 housing units at an average density of 1,317.2/sq mi (508.8/km?).