NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A new poll finds more than three-quarters of regular visitors to the Jersey shore plan to be back this summer despite Superstorm Sandy.
The Rutgers-Eagleton poll released Monday found that of those who plan to come back, 64 percent plan to stay as long as they had in past years, while 13 percent planned to stay even longer this summer.READ MORE: Ericka Brair Killed In 'Crime Of Passion' Day Before She Was Due To Testify In Court
But 20 percent of respondents are planning shorter stays, and most said Sandy’s effects led to their decision.READ MORE: Ocean County Couple Among Those Missing In Building Collapse Near Miami
Atlantic City (11 percent) and Seaside Heights (10 percent) are respondents’ top destinations, followed by Wildwood, Long Beach Island, Point Pleasant Beach and Ocean City.
The poll surveyed nearly 800 New Jersey adults. It has a margin of error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Board Of Education To Officially Rename Andrew Jackson Elementary School
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