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The Fieldsboro Municipal Court has original jurisdiction over all traffic tickets, DWI and disorderly persons arrests. Common disorderly persons arrests in Fieldsboro are for possession of marijuana, shoplifting and simple assault. The court is located at 204 Washington St., Fieldsboro, NJ 08505. The judge is the Honorable Dennis P. McInerny, J.M.C. The prosecutor is Mark Tarantino, Esq.
More serious criminal offenses and all juvenile Fieldsboro arrests are heard in the Burlington County Superior Court. My office handles theses cases as well, in addition to Fieldsboro Expungements and municipal court appeals. If you are in trouble in Fieldsboro, we can help – call for a consultation on your case.
Fieldsboro – New Jersey
Fieldsboro was incorporated as a borough in 1850 within Mansfield Township. It became an independent municipality around 1894. Former names include White Hill and White Hill Station. The U.S. Census Bureau records its total area at 0.3 square miles, all of it land. The population density was low at the time of the 2000 census, when there were 522 people. The population has changed +7.3 since then to reach 560 in 2009.
More than half the population (55.5%) was in the age bracket of 25 to 64 in 2000. Individuals under the age of 18 represented 25.3% and those 65 years of age or older 12.5%. This results in a median age of 35 years. The ratio of females to males was 100 to 88.4.
Income statistics for 2000 reveal that there were 138 families in this community with a median income of $66,607. About 2.1% of them lived below the poverty line. The income per capita was $23,908. It increased to $26,219 by 2009. Males had a median income of $41,932 versus $35,625 for females. The estimated value of a house or condo in 2000 was $104,300. This value rose more than two-fold by 2009 to reach $230,584. In 2000, about 1.9% of the population was below the poverty line. The January 2011 cost of living index was 5.1% higher than the U.S. average.
The median income of the 189 households recounted in 2000 was $58,958. Out of these households, more than a third (34.9%) had children younger than 18 living with them. Married couples living together represented about half (51.3%) of all households. Households composed of non-families and of individuals accounted for 26.5% and 17.5%, respectively.
Racial makeup of the population in 2000 was 81.61% White, 15.90% African American and 2.49% Hispanic or Latino of any race. The most frequent first ancestries cited are German (20.5%), Irish (19.3%), English (17.2%), Hungarian (10.3%), Italian (9.2%) and American (7.3%).
Fieldsboro Criminal Stats
According to the N.J. State Police Uniform Crime, 5 major crimes were committed in 2009. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 8.9 and a violent rate of 0.0. The reports only included two incidents of police force. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, bias crimes or cases of domestic violence that year.The statistics on education for the population 25 years and over, show that 88.6% completed high school or higher. Residents with a bachelor’s degree or higher, represent 27.6%. Individuals with a graduate or professional degree account for 5.4%. These percentages are similar to the state levels, except for the last category that is 12.05% statewide.
During the period from 2005 to 2009, more than half the male population was employed in manufacturing (25%), administrative and support and waste management services (17%) and construction (13%). Females, on the other hand, were engaged in educational services (26%), health care and social assistance (22%), and public administration (15%).