Allentown Marijuana Arrests, DWI & Traffic Tickets
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Allentown Municipal Court
Allentown Municipal Court is located at 8 N Main St, Allentown. Telephone: 609-259-9206. Hon. Bonnie L. Goldman, P.J.M.C. is the Judge. Sessions are held on First Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m. and Third Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. Violation Bureau Hours are 9AM – 2PM weekdays.
Allentown was incorporated as a borough in 1889, from portions of Upper Freehold Township. The Census Bureau registers its total area at 0.6 square miles. As of the 2000 Census, there were 1,828 inhabitants. Males represented 47.3% versus of the population.
The median age of Allentown’s residents was 38 years as of the 2000 Census. The age distribution was 26.7% under 18, 32.5% from 25 to 44, and 25.8% from 45 to 64. As most of the communities in the state, residents aged 18 to 24 and 65 or older were the minority (5.2% and 9.8%, respectively).
The ethnic breakdown of Allentown’s population, as of the 2000 Census, was 90.65% White, 6.43% African American and 1.91% Hispanic or Latino of any race. The most common ancestries are Irish (25.5%), German (21.9%) and Italian (17.8%), followed by English and Polish, with only 8.3% American.
According to the 2000 census, 36.4% of the households in Allentown had minors living with them. More than half (63.1%) were composed of married couples living together. Households made up of non-families and individuals represented 25.6% and 21.3%, respectively.
Statistics for Allentown from the 2000 census show that the median household income was $71,193. This rose to an estimated $79,640 in 2009. The median family income and the per capita income in 2000 were $79,843 and $29,455, respectively. Male median income was about 40% higher than that of females ($55,441 versus $38,667). Approximately 2.3% of the population was below the poverty level.
The January 2011 cost of living index in Allentown was 19.8% higher than the national average. The median house or condo value in 2000 was $167,000. This rose to an estimated $327,029 in 2009.
Allentown – New Jersey
In 2010, Allentown’s Police Department had 4 police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 262 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 16.7 and a violent rate of 2.4. There were no murders or bias crimes. The reports included 3 rapes, 6 robberies, 29 assaults, 40 burglaries, 251 cases of domestic violence, and 40 cases of police force. Additionally, independent data for 2010, which do not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 16 thefts, and no arsons or auto thefts.
The 2010 data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that 5.60% did not complete high school versus 25.48% who did. Those with some college or associate’s degree represented 23.52%. Holders of a bachelor’s degree were 27.12% versus 20.65% statewide. Those with a graduate degree were 7.31% versus 17.28% statewide.
From 2005 to 2009, 21% of all the population worked in public administration and 32% in educational services.