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Audubon Court & Crime Data
The Municipal Court is located at 606 West Nicholson Road, Audobon. Phone: 856-547-0712. Judge: G. Bruce Ward. In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 19 full-time law enforcement employees, including 17 police officers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 274 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents are 31.1 and 0.7-6. There were no murders, rapes or bias crimes. There occurred 5 robberies, 1 assault, 23 burglaries, 32 incidents of domestic violence, and 19 cases of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 240 thefts, 15 motor vehicle thefts, and no arsons.
General Audubon Information
Audubon was established as a borough from sections of Haddon Township in 1905. It was named after John James Audobon, the naturalist who explored the surrounding area from 1829 until 1832, well documented in his book “Birds of America”.
Audubon has the distinction of being the “Most Patriotic Small Town in America” as the hometown of three Medal of Honor Recipients (from WWI, WWII and the Korean War). Two of them have been honored by the U.S. Navy by naming vessels in their honor.
It has a territory of 1.5 square miles, with 8,819 residents as of the 2010 census. At the time of the 2000 census, there were 3 2,387 families and 3,813 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condominium value at $228,049 versus $348,300 statewide.
Statistics from the 2000 census reveal that the median family income was $59,115. Males had a median income 49% higher than females ($45,650 versus $30,651). The median household income was $49,250 and the per capita income $24,491. According to City-data, in 2009 these had risen to $69,525 and $33,078, respectively. Less than 6.00% of the population lived below the poverty level.
The most commonly cited ancestries are Irish (35.0%), Italian (25.2%), German (25.1%), English (13.8%), and Polish (9.6%). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly lower than the state average (2.7% versus 17.5%). As of the 2000 census, 97.34% of the population was White and 1.51% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households recounted in the 2000 census, 30.9% had minors living with them. Almost half were of married couples living together. There were more households composed of non-families and of individuals than of a senior person living alone (35.0% and 30.3% versus 13.7%). Minors accounted for 24.8% and seniors for 15.9%. The median age was 38 years.
The 2010 census data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that the percentages with a bachelor’s or graduate degree were below state levels (18.45% and 6.21% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). More than 39.00% had completed high school versus 11.64% who had. Those with some college or associate degree were 24.30%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Manufacturing (15%), Construction (13%), Retail trade (10%), and Professional, scientific and technical services (9%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (22%), Educational services (17%), and Retail trade (13%).