Defense Attorney for Guttenberg Municipal Court
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Guttenberg Municipal Court
The Municipal Court is located at 6808 Park Ave., Guttenberg. Phone: (201) 868-2923. Sessions: Alternate Tuesdays at. Judge: Hon. Frank M. Leanza, P.J.M.C. Prosecutor: James Coviello, Esq.
Today the police department has 22 full time police officers, 5 class two special police officers, and two civilian dispatchers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 134 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 12.0 and a violent rate of 3.4. There were no murders or rapes. The reports included 12 robberies, 26 assaults, 29 burglaries, 69 incidents of domestic violence, 1 bias crime, and 23 cases of police force.
Guttenberg – New Jersey
Guttenberg was incorporated as a town in 1859, from portions of North Bergen Township. It is one of the smallest communities in the state, barely four blocks wide.
Its territory of less than a fourth of a mile is home to 11,176 residents. This makes it the most heavily populated place in the nation. The population density is very high at more than 57,000 people per square mile. This is more than double the density of New York City. Almost 37% of the employed residents work in New York City.
As of the 2010 census, there were 4,839 housing units. The 2009 unofficial estimated median house or condo value was $356,553. The January 2011 cost of living index was 26.3% higher than the national average.
As per the 2000 census, the median family income was $47,440. Males had a median income of $38,628 versus $33,154. The median household income was $44,515, and the per capita income $27,931. Unofficial 2009 figures estimated these had risen to $53,870 and $33,872, respectively. About 13.0% of the population was below the poverty level.
The racial and ethnic composition, as of the 2010 census, was 67.44% White, 4.80% African American, 7.32% Asian, and 64.83% Hispanic or Latino (significantly above state average). The percentage of foreign-born residents is significantly above state average (48.7% versus 17.5%). More than 35.0% are from Latin America.
Of the 4,473 households registered in the 2010 census, 27.5% had minors living with them. Slightly more than a third was of married couples living together. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 40..0% and 32.5%, respectively. Female households with no husband present represented 15.4%.
At the time of the 2010 census, The median age was 36.4 years. The age breakdown was 20.5% under 18, 34.7% from 25 to 44, and 24.9% from 45 to 64.
The 2010 census data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that the percentage with a bachelor’s degree or higher were 18.41% and 15.25% versus 20.65% and 12.05% statewide, respectively. Less than 20% had not completed high school versus 26.06% who had. Those with some college or associate degree were 20.42%.
The major industries in which males engaged from 2005 to 2009 were Construction (13%), Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%), and Retail trade (10%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (23%) and Educational services (10%).