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Helmetta Municipal Court
The Municipal Court is located at 51 or 60 Main St., Helmetta. Phone 732.521.4946. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5-7 PM, Wednesday 12-7 M. Judge: Hon. Thomas F.X. Foley, P.J.M.C. OR Edward Herman.
In 2010, there were 5 full-time law enforcement employees, all police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 17 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 7.8 and a violent rate of 0.9. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, or bias crimes. This is the only community in the county without incidents of domestic violence. The reports included 2 10 assaults, 5 burglaries, and 5 cases of police force.
Independent data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 9 thefts, one motor vehicle theft, and no arsons.
Helmetta – New Jersey
Helmetta was incorporated as a borough in 1888 from portions of East Brunswick Township. The Census Bureau registers its total area at less than one square mile. The population density is low. As of the 2000 census, 1,825 people resided in this borough. There were 495 families and 769 housing units.
Unofficial data indicate that the median house or condo value in 2000 was $116,200 and increased to $242,170 in 2009.
According to the 2000 census, the median family income was $64,659. Male median income was % higher than that of females ($47,604 versus $33,929).
The median household income was $60,125 and the per capita income $26,668. Unofficial 2009 estimates place the median household and the per capita incomes at $74,806 and $36,822, respectively. About 3.3% of the population was below the poverty level. The January 2011 cost of living index was 22.9% higher than the national average.
The most usual ancestries are Irish (22.4%), Italian (19.9%), German (18.0%), Polish (17.2%), Hungarian (6.6%) and English (5.8%). In the 2000 census, the racial and ethnic composition was 93.15% White, 5.32% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.41% each African American and Asian. Presently, there are 166 foreign-born residents. This represents 9.1% of all the population versus 17.5% statewide.
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 36 years. Almost half the residents (44.1%) were between 25 to 44 years old. The other two major age groups were those under 18 (22.1%) and those from 45 to 64 (21.2%).
Of the 746 households recounted in the 2000 census, 33.0% had minors living with them. More than half (54.7%) were made up of married couples living together. Households composed of non-families and individuals represented 33.6% and 25.6%, respectively.
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 below state levels (17.42% and 3.67% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 10% had not completed high school versus 32.18% who did.
From 2005 to 2009, the most common industries for males were retail trade (16%), construction (14%), manufacturing (10%) and administration (8%). Females engaged in health care and social assistance (30%), professional, scientific and technical services (11%), and educational services (9%).