Bay Head is a Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey. It is part of the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island Metro Area. Its population at the 2010 census was 968. The borough is is situated on the Barnegat Peninsula, a long, narrow barrier peninsula that separates Barnegat Bay from the Atlantic Ocean. It was incorporated in 1886. The borough has a total area of 0.70 square miles, of which 0.59 square miles is land and 0.11 square miles (15.71%) is water.
The historic district in Bay Head is noted for a large number of well-preserved Shingle Style, Stick Style, and Queen Anne Style structures.
The economy is primarily based on management and financial operations, local businesses, professional services, sales and service. To a minor extent production, construction and transport of materials is also carried out here.
Energy Efficiency Programs Save Customers Millions of Dollars (Long Island, NY) PSEG Long Island announced today that customers participating in energy efficiency programs in 2015 will save more than $60 million and 307,582,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) per year. The amount of energy saved is good for the environment, too, as it results in the elimination of the carbon dioxide..