Defense Attorney for Folsom NJ Drug Possession & Juvenile Charges
Folsom is a small town in Atlantic County. Very few juvenile charges are filed in the area compared to larger towns like Absecon and Atlantic City. However, all juvenile criminal charges are sent to the Atlantic County Superior Court. If police in the area are seeking to question your child for involvement in a criminal matter, call us right away for help.
Folsom Municipal Court & Criminal Info
The Municipal Court is located at 1700 Rt 54, Folsom. Phone: 609-561-0711. Judge: Honorable Frank Raso. Prosecutor: Sessions: 1st Monday at 1:00 p.m. and 2nd Monday at 2:30 p.m.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 50 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 26.5 and 1.6. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, bias crimes, or reports of police force. There occurred 3 assaults, 21 burglaries, and 17 incidents of domestic violence.
Folsom General Information
Folsom is a small rural community, created as a borough in 1906 from areas of Buena Vista Township. The magazine New Jersey Monthly listed it 19th in its ranking of “Best Places To Live” in New Jersey”.
Its territory comprises 8.438 square miles, with a very low population density. As of the 2010 census, it had 1,885 residents and 702 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condo value at $217,145 versus $348,300 statewide. It reported the March 2012 cost of living index as only 4.0% above the national average.
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $59,231. Males had a median income 32.8% higher than females ($39,659 versus $30,000). The median household income was $56,406, and the per capita income $20,617. As per City-data, in 2009 these had risen to $68,524 and $28,347, respectively. Less than 6.0% of the population lived below the poverty level.
The most cited ancestries are Italian (33.3%), German (24.1%), and Irish (24.0%). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly below the state average (2.7% versus 17.5%). As of the 2010 census, 91.73% of the population was White, 4.41% African American, and 3.45% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households registered in the 2010 census, 37.1% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 64.4%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 17.7% and 13.7%, respectively. Minors accounted for 24.9% and seniors for 9.8%. The median age is 38 years.
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 significantly below state levels (11.95% and 4.84% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). More than 24.00% had completed high school versus 20.72% that had not. Those with some college or associate degree were 20.48%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Construction (17%), Public administration (11%), Manufacturing (11%), and Retail trade (10%). Females work in Health care and social assistance (23%), Educational services (12%), and Retail trade (9%).