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Located in Western Monmouth County, NJ, Manalapan Township was formed from portions of the Freehold Township on March 9, 1848. Manalapan Township provides the suburban community that has contributed significantly to its appeal among new residents. Manalapan was rated the second hottest town on the East Coast by Money magazine in 2003. The name Manalapan translate from the Lenape Indian Words "manel" for drinking and "paune" for bread meant good land to settle upon, for the Indians. Manalapan was the site of the Battle of Monmouth, a Revolutionary War engagement held on June 28, 1778 involving 30,000 British and Continental troops.
Students in grades K - 8 attend the Manalapan-Englishtown Regional School District, which also serves children from Englishtown. Over 90% of the district's students are from Manalapan. Pre-K and Kindergarten students attend John I. Dawes Early Learning Center. From grades 1-5 students will either attend Clark Mills, Milford Brook, Taylor Mills, Lafayette Mills, or Wemrock Brook; All 6th grade students attend Pine Brook and students in grades 7-8 attend Manalapan-Englishtown Middle School (MEMS).
Manalapan is the home of the AT (Academically Talented) program for grades 2-5. Students in grades 9-12 attend Manalapan High School or Freehold Township High School (depending on home address), as part of the Freehold Regional High School District, or go to other programs within the Freehold Regional High School District or the Monmouth County Vocational School District for specialized high school education. The Freehold Regional High School District also serves students from Colts Neck Township, Englishtown, Farmingdale, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Howell Township and Marlboro Township. Manalapan High School is home to the Science/Engineering Specialized Learning Center, a prestigious program for students who are gifted in mathematics and science.
As the census of 2000, there were 33,423 people, 10,781 households, and 9,002 families residing in the township. The population density was 1,084.6 people per square mile (418.7/km2). There were 11,066 housing units at an average density of 359.1/sq mi (138.6/km2). There were 10,781 households out of which 47.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them.