Call Now if You’ve Been Arrested in Delran!
If Delran police have arrested you for a DWI or drug charge, help is available. While the stakes are high in these cases, defenses to exist. The best first step is to consult with an experienced defense attorney to discuss what options are available. This will depend on many factors, including the facts in your case and your criminal history.
If you are charged with a DWI in Delran, a disorderly persons charge like possession of marijuana or assault in Delran, you case will be resolved in the Delran Municipal Court. The court is located at 900 S Chester Ave in Delran, NJ 08075. The phone is (856) 461-3888. All felony criminal charges in Delran and all juvenile criminal cases in Burlington County are sent to the Burlington County Superior Court in Mount Holly.
Delran Town Stats
Delran was incorporated as a township in 1880 from portions of Cinnaminson Township. The name is a contraction of the two rivers that converge there: the Delaware River and Rancocas Creek. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, it has a total area of 7.2 square miles (19 km2), practically all of which is land (91.59%).
At the time of the 2000 census, there were 15,536 people residing in the township. The population density was very high at 2339.6 people per square mile. There were 4,327 families and 5,936 housing units.
The racial makeup in 2000 was 82.87% White, 9.42% African American, 3.2%% Hispanic or Latino of any race and 2.80% Asian. The most common first ancestries reported are German (14.9%), American (7.9%), English (7.0%), Polish (6.9%), Irish (6.8%), Dutch (4.4%) and Italian (1.8%). The most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents are Mexico (86%), Canada (6%), United Kingdom (5%) and Germany (3%).
Out of the nearly households counted in 2000, 34.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them. More than half (59.4%) of the households were composed of married couples living together. Households made up of non-families and individuals accounted for 25.6% and 21.0%.
In 2000, the median age of the population was 37 years. More than half (56.8%) the population was in the 25 to 64 years of age range. About a fourth (24.5%) was under the age of 18. For every 100 adult females, there were 95.1 males.
The median income for a household in 2000 was $58,526. It decreased to an estimated $43,877 by 2008. The median income for a family was $67,895 in 2000. Males had a median income about 50% higher than that of females ($46,496 versus $31,024). The income per capita was $25,312. About 4.1% of the population was below the poverty line in 2000. In 2008, residents with income below the poverty level accounted for 18.0% versus 8.5% for the whole state. The estimated median house or condo value in 2008 was more than twice the 2000 value ($157,865 versus $72,700).
Delran Criminal & Educational Information
According to the N.J. State Police Uniform Crime, 253 major crimes were committed in 2009. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 15.1 and a violent rate of 1.2. There were no murders or bias crimes that year. The reports included 2 rapes, 4 robberies, 14 assaults, 38 burglaries, 120 cases of domestic violence and 36 incidents of police force.
2000 data for highest educational level attained by the population aged 25 and over shows that 34.6% graduated from high school (including equivalency) versus 29.4% statewide. Holders of a bachelor’s degree accounted for 19.2%. Those with a master’s, professional or doctorate degree represented 8.1%.
About a fourth of the male population engages in the industries of construction (12%), professional, scientific and technical services (5%), finance and insurance (5%) and educational services (5%). A similar proportion of females are employed in educational services (15%) and health care (14%).