Defense Attorney for Bass River Traffic Tickets and Criminal Arrests
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Bass River Municipal Court
Bass River shares the Municipal Court with Washington Township and is located at 3 North Maple Avenue, New Gretna. Phone (609) 296-1410. Hours: Mondays as scheduled by the court, must call to confirm. Violation Bureau Hours: Weekdays, 9 A.M.- 4 P.M. Judge: Hon. Adolph Sicheri, J.M.C. Prosecutor: Russel P. Cherkos,Esq.
The New Jersey State Police provides service to the township out of the Tuckerton barracks.
According to the N.J. State Police Uniform Crime, the number of major crimes in 2010 was 56. The crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 38.8 and 1.4. Reports included 2 assaults, 13 burglaries, and 14 cases of domestic violence. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, bias crimes or cases of police force.
Bass River – Burlington County
Bass River Township was created in 1864 from sections of Little Egg Harbor and Washington Townships. Its total territory covers 78.2 square miles, with a low population density of about 20 persons per square mile. As of the 2010 census, there were 1,443 residents.
The 2000 census recorded 409 families and 602 housing units. The percentage of renters was below the state average (11% versus 34%). City-data estimated the 2008 median house or condominium value at $199,274, up from $96,000 in 2000. The cost of living as of January 2011 was 11.0% higher than the national average.
Statistics from the 2000 census reveal that the median family income was $51,167. Males had a median income 29% higher than females ($35,179 versus $27,222). The per capita income was$20,382. The median household income was $47,469. According to City-data, this had risen in 2008 to $60,580. Around 5.2% of the population lived below the poverty level.
Of the 548 households recounted in the 2000 census, 35.8% had minors living with them. Households made up of married couples living together represented 59.4%. Those composed of non-families and of individuals accounted for 25.2% and 19.3%, respectively. The median age was 38 years. Minors represented 26.8% of the population, and seniors 10.7%. There were 104.6 adult males for every 100 adult females.
As of the 2000 census, 98.87% of the population was White and 2.19% Hispanic of Latino of any race. Other races only accounted for less than one percent each. The most usual origins cited by the residents are German (19.2%), Irish (18.6%), Italian (15.8%), English (11.6%), and Polish (7.4%).
The percentage of foreign-born residents is below the state average (3.2% versus 17.5%. Presently, 73% of them are naturalized citizens. The main countries of birth are Italy (23%), Korea (17%), Egypt (17%), United Kingdom (13%), and Cuba (10%).
The statistics of the 2000 census regarding the highest educational attainment of the population aged 25 and over showed that those who completed high school or higher represented 80.5%. Holders of a bachelor’s degree or higher were 17.9% and with a doctorate or professional degree were 5.8% (both below the state levels of 28.8% and 11.0%, respectively).
The most common occupations for males are Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair including supervisors, Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers. Females work as Retail sales workers except cashiers and Registered nurses.