Waterford Township is a rural community nestled in the wharton state forest. A small town of fifteen square miles protected by twenty two square miles of state forest. Waterford maintains the pride of a great school system and a stellar award winning fire department. Its perfect location allows small town living with a short drive to all the metropolitan areas including the world's playground ocean front casinos of Atlantic City . The residents beam with pride about their soldiers , housing both an American Legion Post , and a War Memorial committee that glows with monuments of our many fallen heroes including one of only three statewide monuments for our GOLD STAR mothers.