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Criminal Statistics from Ridgefield
The Municipal Court is located at 604 Broad Avenue, 2nd Floor, Ridgefield. Telephone: (201) 943-7155. Hon. Judge: Robert F. Binetti, P.J.M.C. Prosecutor: Marc D. Ramundo, Esq. Sessions: First, Second, and Fourth Wednesdays at 3:30 p.m.
The Ridgefield Police Department exists since 1893. In 2010, it had 29 full-time law enforcement employees, including 27 police officers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 74 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 6.7 and 0.8. There were no murders or rapes. There occurred 6 robberies (highest in the county), 3 assaults, 17 burglaries, 18 incidents of domestic violence, 1 bias crime, and 29 reports of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 31 thefts, 11 motor vehicle thefts, and no arsons.
General Ridgefield NJ Information
Richfield originated from Ridgefield Township in 1650 and was incorporated as a borough in 1892. Its territory of 2.854 square miles was home 11,032 people, as of the 2010 census. There were 2,995 families and 4,145 housing units. City-data estimated the median house or condo value in 2009 at $558,670 versus $348,300. The March 2012 cost of living index was 25.8% higher than the national average.
The 2006-2010 American Community Survey of the Census Bureau estimated (with a margin of error of up to 12%) that the median household income was $59,784 and the median family income $76,618. Males had a median income 29% higher than females ($51,682 versus $39,178). The per capita income was $28,107. (All the figures are in 2010 inflation-adjusted dollars). Less than 6.0% of the population lived below the poverty line (including 7.5% of seniors).
The principal ancestries are Italian (24.2%), Irish (12.9%), and German (10.0%). The proportion of foreign-born residents is significantly above the state average (33.7% versus 17.5%). As of the 2010 census, 62.31% of the population was White (versus 75.87% in 2000), 1.20% African American, 29.06% Asian (versus 17.42% in 2000), and 21.41% Hispanic or Latino of any race (versus 13.80% in 2000).
Of the households recounted in the 2010 census, 33.7% had minors living with them. There were more composed of married couples living together than of female householders without husbands present (58.9% versus 13.0%). Households made up of non-families and of individuals were 23.3% and 19.9%, respectively. Less than 10.0% were seniors living alone. The median age was 41.5 years Minors accounted for 21.6% and seniors for 14.3%
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 22.16% and 7.70% versus 20.65% and 12.05%, respectively. Less than 31.0% had completed high school versus 16.42% that had not. Those with some college or associate degree were 21.91%.
From 2005 to 2009 males engaged in Manufacturing (14%), Retail trade (14%), Professional, scientific and technical services (11%), and Other services, except public administration (9%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (20%), Retail trade (20%), and Educational services (17%).