Defense Attorney for Atlantic County Criminal Charges
As a small tiny town in Atlantic County, few major criminal prosecutions begin in this town. More common are DWI charges and charges like marijuana and paraphernalia. Give us a call anytime if you have been arrested in Weymouth, New Jersey
Weymouth Crime Stats
The Municipal Court is located at 45 South Jersey Avenue, Dorothy. Phone: (609) 697-2100. Sessions: 1st and 4th Mondays at 6:30pm. Judge: Hon. William S. Cappuccio. Prosecutor: Jeffrey J. Waldman, Esq.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 24 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 8.8 and 0.4. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, bias crimes, or reports of police force. There occurred 1 assault, 12 burglaries, and 11 incidents of domestic violence.
Demographical Info on Weymouth – NJ
Weymouth Township was formed and incorporated in 1798, from areas of Egg Harbor Township, while the area was still part of Gloucester County. In 1837, Weymouth became a municipality in the recently-formed Atlantic County.
Its territory comprises 12.450 square miles. The population density is high and has experienced an increase between the 2000 and 2010 censuses from 2,257 to 2,715. Sixty percent of the population is rural.
As of the 2000 census, there were 623 families and 909 housing units. City-data informs that the percentage of renters is below the state average (13% versus 34%). It also quotes the 2009 median contract rent for apartments at $791 versus $035 statewide. The same source estimated the 2008 median house or condo value at $231,279 versus $364,100 statewide.
The 2006-2010 American Community Survey of the Census Bureau estimated (with a 5%-10% margin of error) that the median household income was $45,882, and the median family income was $49,800. Males had a median income 42% higher than females ($41,842 versus $29,464). The per capita income was $18,987. (All figures are in 2010-inflation adjusted dollars). Less than 5.5% of the population lived below the poverty level.
The most cited ancestries are Italian (22.0%), German (17.3%), Irish (14.4%), English (8.3%), and Polish (6.0%). The rate of foreign-born residents (20% of them from Germany) was significantly below the state average (2.6% versus 17.5%). As of the 2000 census, 91.98% of the population was White, 4.79% African American, and 3.81% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households recounted in the 2000 census, 30.1% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 56.6%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 26.7% and 21.5%, respectively. Those headed by a female without a husband present and of a senior citizen living alone totaled 10.3% and 9.6%, respectively. Minors accounted for 24.9% and seniors for 17.1%. The median age was 39 years.
Based on the 2009 American Community Survey, of residents age 25 and over 45.1% were high school graduates (including equivalency). Those with some college or associate degree were 24.4%. Holders of a bachelor’s degree and a graduate or professional degree were significantly below state levels (12.0% and 3.3% versus 20.65% and 12.05%).
The most common occupations for the population are Construction (20% males), Health care (16% females), Educational services (13% females), Public administration (8% males), Accommodation and food services (10% females and 6% males).