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Edgewater Criminal Statistics
The Municipal Court is located at 55 River Road, Edgewater. Phone: (201) 943-1700. Judge: Robert J. Cohan. Prosecutor: Mark P. Fierro, Esq. Court is usually scheduled for the 1st, 2nd, & 4th Thursdays at 6:30 pm.
Thirty officers serve through traffic patrols, emergency response, EMT aid, criminal investigations and community outreach programs. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 215 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime rate per 1,000 residents was 18.7 and the violent rate 0.9. There were no murders or bias crimes. The reports included 1 rape, 4 robberies, 5 assaults, 30 burglaries, 47 incidents of domestic violence, and 31 cases of police force.
Independent data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, show 157 thefts, 18 auto thefts, and 1 arson.
Edgewater – NJ Info
Edgewater Borough is a thin band of land along the Hudson River with a waterfront of 3.5 miles. Less than one mile of its territory is land. It was initially established in 1894 as the Borough of Undercliff, from sections of Ridgefield Township. Its name was modified to Edgewater in 1899.
The borough is very densely populated with 11,358 people per square mile. As of the 2010 census, 11,513 people called it home, a significant increase from the 7,677 in 2000. Then, there were 4,277 housing units. City-data estimated 2009 the median house or condo value at $561,234 versus $348,300 statewide. The January 2011 cost of living index was 27.2% higher than the national average.
As per the 2000 census, the median family income was $72,692. Males had a median income of $50,795 versus $49,238 for females. The median household and per capita incomes were $63,455 and $42,650. According to City-data, these had risen in 2009 to $81,593 and $55,190, respectively. Less than 9.0% of the population lived below the poverty level. This figure includes 16.5% of minors and 13.6% of seniors.
The most common origins are Irish (13.4%), Italian (12.3%), German (11.0%), and Polish (4.1%). As of the 2010 census, 53.3% of the population was White, down from 67.12% in 2000; 5.0% African American, and 11.1% Hispanic or Latino of any race. The most significant increase was in the Asian population, from 23.12% in 2000 to 35.5% in 2010. Residents reporting Korean ancestry were 19.6% of the population (versus 11.83% in 2000), and those identifying Japanese ascendants were 4.9% (versus 3.22% in 2000). The percentage of foreign-born residents is significantly above the state average of 17.5%.
At the time of the 2000 census, a fifth of the households had minors living with them. There were more households composed of non-families than of married couples living together (48.6% versus 40.0%). Those made up of individuals were 39.1%. The median age was 36 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 above state levels (36.16% and 20.63% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 6.0% had not completed high school.
From 2005 to 2009, the population engaged in Professional, scientific, and technical services (17% males and 14% females), Finance and insurance (14% males and 11% females), and Retail trade (17% females and 10% males).