Lawyers for Helmetta DWI & Drug Arrest
Very few drug possession and drunk driving charges are made in Helmetta. Helmetta is one of the smallest towns in the state, and the municipal court meets only once a month. This can cause some cases to take longer to resolve than if they were in a different court. If you have been arrested in Helmetta, give us a call for help.
Helmetta Municipal Court Details
The Helmetta Municipal Court is located at 51 Main Street Helmetta New Jersey 08828. The Honorable Judge Thomas F.X. Foley, P.J.M.C. holds court sessions in the evening on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00pm. The Court Administrator is Susan Slavicek. The court’s phone number is (732) 521-4946 which office hours from 9:00am until 2:00 pm.
Facts on Helmetta Borough
Located in Middlesex County, New Jersey, Helmetta is a small borough with a population of 1,825 according to the 2000 United States Census report. Founded by George Washington Helme in the 1800’s, Helmetta was formally created from sections of East Brunswick in 1888. It is approximately 40 miles from New York City. Monroe, Spotswood and Jamesburg are it’s neighboring towns. Main Street is the main road in Helmetta and will lead you to these towns as well. The New Jersey Turnpike is easily accessible having an entrance in nearby Monroe Township.
Helmetta has one interesting landmark located in what is know known as the G.W. Helme Snuff Mill District. It is a huge deserted building, which was once the Helme Products Inc. Plant. The mill started manufacturing snuff in the 1880’s. By the early 1900’s the mill grew to be the leading snuff mill. A company called Swisher International bought the mill in 1993 and then moved the business to West Virginia. The mill has been dormant and inactive since the move. The G.W. Helme Snuff Mill District includes the mill itself, the St. George Episcopal Church, the Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, and the Helmetta Pond. In February of 1980 the district was listed to the New Jersey Register of Historic Places.
Irish is the most common ancestry of people currently residing in Helmetta with 22% of residents having that heritage. Right behind the Irish are the Italians, having 20% of residents of that descent. Other residents are 18% German, 17% Polish, 6.6% Hungarian, and 5.8% English. As per the 2000 census, the racial and ethnic makeup was 93.15% White, 5.32% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.41% each African American and Asian. At the moment, there are 166 residents born in foreign countries but residing in Helmetta. This represents 9.1% of all the population versus 17.5% statewide.
According to the 2000 Census Report, the average income of families living in Helmetta was $64,659. Males had an average income of $47,604 and females had a little less at $33,929.
Helmetta does not have it’s own public school district. Students from Helmetta may attend Spotswood Public Schools, as do students from Milltown as well. There is only one private school in Helmetta for Pre-Kindergartners. While there are no colleges or universities within Helmetta there are many nearby such as Rutgers University, which is about 9 miles away in New Brunswick, Princeton University is approximately 13 miles away and Middlesex County College is only 10 miles away.