Gloucester Township, NJ is a 24 square mile sprawling suburban community situated in Camden County, within the Philadelphia Metropolitan area. Only about 8 miles east of Philadelphia and 50 miles west of Atlantic City. Gloucester Township is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Southern New Jersey with a population approaching seventy thousand residents. It is well served by the North/South Freeway, the Black Horse Pike, and numerous well-maintained County and Municipal roads. Gloucester Township provides a full range of municipal services, including police and fire protection, youth and health services, and community development activities.