The area of Forked River is located in the county of Ocean. It covers a total area of 26.76 sq. km. The economy of the city revolves around industries involved in advertising, architecture, arts and crafts, automotive, boat equipments, construction, apparel, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, hotel, metal, marinas, real estate and telecommunication. Commercial spaces are utilized by youth organization center, educational institutions, campgrounds, road side services and machine shops.