Lawyer for Sea Bright Arrests
If you have been arrested in Sea Bright for a DWI or drug possession, call to speak with an experienced local defense lawyer. I defend clients in both Sea Bright Court and the Monmouth County Superior Court. Call for a consultation on any criminal or municipal court matter in Sea Bright.
Sea Bright Municipal Court
Sea Bright Municipal Court is located at 222 Monmouth Blvd., Oceanport. Phone: (732) 222-6517. Hours: Sessions: Every Thursday at 8:00 a.m. Judge: Hon. Thomas F.X. Foley. Prosecutor: John Lane, Esq.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 12 full-time law enforcement employees, including 11 police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 35 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 24.8 and a violent rate of 1.4.
There were no murders, rapes, robberies, bias crimes or incidents of domestic violence. The reports included 2 assaults, 2 burglaries, and 12 cases of police force.
Independent data, which do not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 31 thefts, and no auto thefts or arsons.
Sea Bright – New Jersey
Sea Bright was formed in 1889 from portions of Ocean Township. It was reincorporated in 1897. The Atlantic Ocean borders it on one side and Shrewsbury River on the other, forming the Sandy Hook Peninsula.
The Census Bureau registers its total area at 1.1 square miles, 43.36% of which is water. The number of people who reside in Sea Bright has diminished from 1,818 as of the 2000 census to 1,412 in the 2010 census.
At the time of the 2000 census, there were 402 families and 1,202 housing units. Unofficial 2009 estimates place the median house or condo value at $690,394. This is a significant 254% increase from the 2000 value of $194,500. The January 2011 cost of living index was 23.8% higher than the national average.
As of the 2000 census, the racial composition was 94.39% White, 4.51% Hispanic or Latino of any race, 2.26% Asian and 1.76% African American. The most common ancestries are Irish (28.2%), German (19.9%), Italian (15.4%), English (11.1%), Russian (5.4%), and Polish (4.2%).
The 2000 census registered slightly more than 10% of the 1,003 households with minors living with them. There were two major types of households: 59.9% of non-families and 45.4% of individuals. Less than a third (29.6%) were composed of married couples living together.
A rough age breakdown, as of the 2000 census, is 11.2% under the age of 18, 41.5% from 25 to 44, 31.2% from 45 to 64, and 10.8% 65 or older. The median age was 40 years.
As per the 2000 census, the median family income was $72,031. Male median income was about 47% higher than that of females ($60,417 versus $41,100). The median household income was $65,563 and the per capita income $45,066. Unofficial 2009 estimates place these at $77,013 and $89,411. More than 15% of the households had an income of $200,000 and over, versus 8.25% statewide. About 7.6% of the population was below the poverty line.
The 2010 data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that 6.33% did not complete high school versus 18.53% who did. Those with some college or associate’s degree represented 24.99%. Holders of a bachelor’s degree were 30.27% versus 20.65% statewide. Those with a graduate degree were 19.90% versus 12.05% statewide.
The major industries in which residents engage are professional, scientific and technical services (14% males/15% females), accommodation and food services (13% males), retail trade (13% females), finance and insurance (13% males) and educational services (12% females).