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West Caldwell Criminal Data
The Municipal Court is located at 30 Clinton Road. Phone: (973) 226-3373. Sessions: First, second and third Wednesday at 6:00 pm: First, Second and Third Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m.; Fourth Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. Judge: Hon. Bridget A. Stecher, P., J.M.C. Prosecutor: Prosecutor, Thomas A. Callahan, Jr., Esq.; Assistant Prosecutor, NIcole J. Masella, Esq.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 30 officers (including 3 detectives). The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 85 major crimes in 2010. Per 1,000 residents, this results in a violent rate of 0.4 (one of 6 municipalities out of the 22 in the county with a single digit rate) and a crime rate of 7.9. There were no murders, rapes or bias crimes. The reports included 1 robbery, 3 assaults, 15 burglaries, 45 incidents of domestic violence, and 33 cases of police force.
West Caldwell – New Jersey
West Caldwell was incorporated as a borough in 1904 from portions of what is now Fairfield Township. Then, it became a township in 1981. It is considered as a suburb of Newark and New York City.
Its territory of 5.1 square miles is home to 11,233 people as of the 2010 census. The population density was low at 2,224 people per square mile. As per the previous census, there were 3,112 families and 4,044 housing units. City-data estimated the median house or condo value in 2009 at $464,616 The January 2011 cost of living index was 20.6% higher than the national average.
The most common ancestries are Italian (35.2%), Irish (21.7%), German (14.4%), English (6.7%), and Polish (5.5%). As of the 2000 census, the racial and ethnic composition was 93.84% White, 3.85% Asian, and 2.80% Hispanic or Latino. The percentage of foreign-born residents was below the state average (8.6% versus 17.5%).
Of the 3,990 households registered in the 2000 census, 35.3% had minors living with them. Almost 69% were married couples living together. Households composed of non-families and of individuals represented 22.0% and 19.2%, respectively.
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 41 years. Minors accounted for 24.7% and seniors for 19.1%.
As per the 2000 census, the median family income family was $94,379. Males had a median income 47% higher than females ($67,108 versus $45,365). The median household income was $83,396 and the per capita income $38,345. According to City-data, these had risen in 2009 to $98,053 and $42,040, respectively. About 2.1% of the population lived below the poverty level.
The 2010 census data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that the percentage with a bachelor’s degree or higher were significantly above state levels (37.01% and 18.70% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 6.00% had not completed high school versus 22.56% who had. Those with some college or associate degree were 22.36%.
From 2005 to 2009 males engaged in Retail trade (11%), Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%), Construction (10%), Manufacturing (9%), and Finance and insurance (9%) Females worked in Health care and social assistance (19%), Educational services (17%), and Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%).