1 Residential and resort city (1990 pop. 16,027), Atlantic co., SE N.J., just W of Atlantic City settled 1702, inc. 1888. It is the trade center of an area known as 2 Residential village (1990 pop. 6,592), Westchester co., SE N.Y. The village has well-known printing and publishing facilities.
the Mainland.Tourism, shellfishing, deep-sea fishing, and boatbuilding are important activities.
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