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Shewsbury Borough Municipal Court
The Shrewsbury Police Department has 21 law-enforcement employees, including 16 police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 108 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 28.4 and a violent rate of 1.6. There were no murders, rapes or bias crimes. The reports included 3 robberies, 3 assaults, 11 burglaries, 8 incidents of domestic violence, and 21 cases of police force.
Independent data, which do not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 87 thefts, 3 auto thefts, and no arsons.
Shrewsbury Borough Town Info
Shrewsbury was settled in 1662 as one of the Two Towns of the Navesink. Prior to its incorporation as a borough in 1926, it had been part of Shrewsbury Township. It occupies a total area of 2.2 square miles, according to the Census Bureau. The population density is low. As of the 2010 Census, 3,809 people called Shrewsbury home, up from 3,590 in 2000.
As of the 2000 census, about 1,000 families resided here. There were 1,223 housing units. Unofficial 2009 estimates place the median house or condo value at $535,940, more than double the 2000 value of $254,300. The January 2011 cost of living index was 22.3% higher than the national average.
Out of the 1,207 households recorded in the 2000 census, 46.0% had minors living with them. Households composed of married couples living together were 74.6%. Those made up of non-families and of individuals represented 15.8% and 12.9%. Only 7.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 6.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years old or over.
The major ancestries are Irish (30.0%), Italian (24.8%), German (20.7%), English (12.7%), Polish (5.7%), and American (5.7%). As of the 2000 census, the ethnic composition was 96.60% White, 1.92% Hispanic or Latino of any race and 1.67% Asian.
The median age of the population was 38 years, as per the 2000 census. The major age groups were 30.8% under the age of 18, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 25.1% from 45 to 64, and 12.0% 65 years of age or older.
As per the 2000 census, the median family income was $92,719 (none of the families was below the poverty line). Male median income was about 128% higher than that of females ($85,875 versus $37,554). The median household income was $86,911 and the per capita income $38,218. According to unofficial 2009 estimates, these had increased to $102,210 and $45,379, respectively. Only 1.0% of the population lived below the poverty level (none under 18 and 3.0% of those over 64).
The 2010 information on the highest education level of the population age 25 and over reveals that 51.91% had a bachelors or graduate degree, versus 32.70% statewide. Residents who did not complete high school represented 6.84% versus 17.00% who did. Those with some college and associate degree were 24.26%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in professional, scientific, and technical services (25%), construction (12%), and finance and insurance (9%). Females worked in health care and social assistance (17%), educational services (11%), and professional, scientific, and technical services (10%).