Expunge a Wood Ridge NJ Criminal Record
Wood Ridge – Bergen County criminal records can be expunged through a process initiated with the Superior Court. Bergen County takes a bit longer than most counties in New Jersey to process expungements. The sooner we can get started, the sooner we can ensure that your record is cleared up.
Wood Ridge NJ Court Information
The Municipal Court is located at 85 Humboldt Street, Wood-Ridge. Tel: (201) 933-1414. Sessions: 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. Judge: Mark T. Janeczko. Prosecutor: Ronald Dario.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 33 full-time law enforcement employees, 19 of them police officers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 96 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 12.6 and 0.3. There were no murders, rapes, or bias crimes. There occurred 1 robbery, 1 assault, 19 burglaries, 22 incidents of domestic violence, and 33 cases of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 62 thefts, 10 motor vehicle thefts, and no arsons.
Wood Ridge General Information
Wood-Ridge was established as a borough in 1894, from sections of Bergen Township. In 2008, the magazine New Jersey Monthly placed it as 39th in its list of “Best Places To Live” in New Jersey.
It has an area of 1.097 square miles, densely populated with 7,626 residents as of the 2010 census. At that time, there were 3,051 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condo value at $405,561 and the March 2012 cost of living index as 23.2% higher than the national average.
The 2006-2010 American Community Survey of the Census Bureau estimated (with a 4%-13% margin of error) that the median household income was $90,411) and the median family income $95,972. Males had a median income 39% higher than females ($64,658 versus $46,402). The per capita income was $35,360. (All figures are in 2010-inflation adjusted dollars). Less than 4.0% of the population lived below the poverty line.
As of the 2010 census, 87.23% of the population was White (versus 91.01% in 2000), 1.43% African American, 7.13% Asian (versus 5.02% in 2000), and 13.11% Hispanic or Latino of any race (versus 7.27% in 2000).The most common ancestries are Italian (40.3%), Irish (24.8%), and German (16.5%). The rate of foreign-born residents is close to the state average (15.2% versus 17.5%).
Of the households recounted in the 2010 census, 30.1% had minors living with them Married couples living together represented 57.6%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 29.5% and 25.4%, respectively. The median age was 42.4 years Minors accounted for 21.5% and seniors for 14.7%.
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 above state levels (23.56% and 7.13% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 12.00% had not completed high school versus 30.72% that had. Those with some college or associate degree were 26.75%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Retail trade (11%), Manufacturing (10%), Finance and insurance (10%), Transportation and warehousing (10%), and Health care and social assistance (8%). Females worked in Educational services (19%), Finance and insurance (11%), Retail trade (10%), and Health care and social assistance (9%).