Rio Grande Avenue Block 1523, Lot 9 located in Middle Township, NJ. 25.40 acres available. Cape May County is the southernmost county in the state of New Jersey. Located just minutes from the Garden State Parkway, 80 miles southeast of Philadelphia, 140 miles south of the New York metropolitan area and 25 miles south of Atlantic City. The Cape May Lewes Ferry is about 5 miles away and provides passenger and vehicular transportation across the Delaware Bay. There is a small public airport in Lower Township and several small airfields throughout the county. This property has 1,415.97 linear feet of frontage on Rio Grande Ave. The land straddles Middle and Lower Townships, it is considered part of the Rio Grande section of Middle Township which is a regional commercial hub within the county. Primarily a residential community with commercial development centered on Route 9 and 47 ( Wildwood Boulevard) in Rio Grande. The summer population expands drastically with the influx of vacationers and tourists. The 2013 summer population was estimated to be 796,655. per the Cape May County Planning Board. Revenues generated by tourism for 2013 are as followed, Lodging 2,249,000,000. Food and Beverage 1,212,800,000. Recreation 637,900,000. Retail 1,044,900,000. and Transportation 363,600,000. Totaling 5,508,200,000.