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Haddon Heights – NJ Crime Stats
The Municipal Court is located at 625 Station Avenue, Haddon Heights. Phone: 856-547-2920. Judge: Hon. Edward P. Epstein. Prosecutor: Mathew Gindele. Sessions: Second and Fourth Tuesdays at 4:00 PM.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 16 full-time law enforcement employees, 15l of them police officers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 160 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 21.4 and 0.8. There were no murders, rapes or bias crimes. There occurred 1 robbery, 5 assaults, 35 burglaries, 37 incidents of domestic violence, and 16 cases of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 115 thefts, 4 motor vehicle thefts, and one arson.
General Information on Haddon Heights
Haddon Heights was settled in 1699. Its incorporation as a Borough Heights took place in 1904, from areas of the extinct Centre Township and portions of Haddon Township.
The magazine NJ Monthly designated Haddon Heights as the second best town to dwell in Southern New Jersey.
Its territory covers 1.574 square miles, which as of the 2010 census had 7,473 inhabitants. There were 2,023 families and 3,159 housing units. As per City-data, the 2009 estimated median house or condo value was $289,968 versus $348,300 statewide. It reported the March 2012 cost of living index as near the national average (102.6 versus 100.0).
The 2006-2010 American Community Survey of the Census Bureau estimated (with a 5%-11% margin of error) that the median household income was $82,663 and the median family income $101,943. Males had a median income 28% higher than females ($75,785 versus $58,912). The per capita income was $40,913. (All figures are in 2010-inflation adjusted dollars). None of the families and 1.0% of the population lived below the poverty level. This includes 3.3% of seniors and no minors.
The major ancestries are Irish (33.7%), Italian (23.8%), German (23.6%), and English (17.5%). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly below the state average (2.9% versus 17.5%). As of the 2010 census, 95.45% of the population was White, 1.12% African American (versus 0.40% in 2000), 1.31% Asian (versus 0.65% in 2000), and 2.65% Hispanic or Latino of any race (versus 1.05% in 2000).
Of the households recounted in the 2010 census, 29.4% had minors living with them. Married couples represented 55.6%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 32.5% and 28.4%, respectively. Those headed by a female without a husband present versus a senior citizen living alone totaled 8.8% and 13.0%. Minors accounted for 22.9% and seniors for 16.0%. The median age was 42.6 years.
The 2010 census data for highest educational level of residents age 25 and over reveal that holders of a bachelor’s or graduate degree were above state levels (26.55% and 14.34% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 8.00% had not completed high school versus 27.16% that had. Those with some college or associate degree were 24.84%.
The most common occupations for the population are Health care and social assistance (23% females), Professional, scientific and technical services (17% males and 11% females), Educational services (18% females and 8% males), Retail trade (12% males), Construction (11% males), and Accommodation and food services (9% females).