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Howell is a Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey. Howell Township was incorporated as a township by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 23, 1801, from portions of Shrewsbury Township. Portions of the township were taken to form Brick Township in the newly-created Ocean County (February 15, 1850), Wall Township (March 7, 1851) and Farmingdale, (April 8, 1903). Some scenes for the War of the Worlds 2005 remake were filmed here, and a neighborhood called Ardena Acres was recreated as a set and left standing in Universal Studios Hollywood. Howell was incorporated as a township in 1801 and named after Richard Howell, the third governor of New Jersey who served from 1793 to 1801.
There are approximately 17,796 total housing units in Howell, NJ. Approximately 90% of all homes are owner-occupied. In Howell, the median home price is $369,300. Since 2000, 1,822 new homes were built.
The Howell Township Public Schools serve students in K-8th grade. Schools in the district (with 2005-06 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics) are ten K-5 (or PreK-5, as noted) elementary schools: Adelphia School (471 students), Aldrich School (376), Ardena School (338), Greenville School (PreK-5; 556), Griebling School (488), Land O' Pines School (555), Newbury School (457), Ramtown School (576), Southard School (362) and Taunton School (478); and three intermediate schools serving grades 6-8: Memorial Middle School (567) Middle School North (942) and Middle School South (1,053). Students in public school for grades 9-12 attend either Howell High School, Freehold Township High School or Colts Neck High School (depending on home address), as part of the Freehold Regional High School District. The Freehold Regional High School District also serves students from Colts Neck Township, Englishtown, Farmingdale, Freehold Borough, Freehold Township, Manalapan Township and Marlboro. Students from Howell can apply to participate in one of the Freehold Regional Learning Center programs within these six schools. Students from Howell may also apply to attend one of the Monmouth County Vocational School District schools throughout Monmouth County. Monmouth Academy (formerly Lakewood Prep School) is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational day school located in Howell Township, that serves 180 students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade.
As of the census of 2000, there were 48,903 people, 16,063 households, and 13,011 families residing in Howell Township. The population density was 802.8 people per square mile (310.0/km?). There were 16,572 housing units at an average density of 272.1/sq mi (105.0/km?). The most common first ancestry group cited by Howell residents in the 2000 Census are German (17.7%), English (12.7%), Irish (11.5%), United States or American (9.9%), Polish (6.6%), French (except Basque) (4.0%) and Italian.