Defense Lawyer for Mansfield – Columbus Criminal Charges
Before going to court alone, give my office a call to speak with an experienced defense attorney. I defend both adults and juvenile arrested in Columbus, Springfield, and Mansfield in Burlington County. While the most common charges in these towns are for drunk driving and marijuana possession, I represent clients accused of all criminal and municipal court matters.
Mansfield Criminal Data
The Municipal Court, merged with that of Springfield, is located at 24548 East Main St., Columbus. Tel: 609-298-0649. Judge: Dennis P. McInerney. Prosecutor: Mark Tarantino.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime reported 121 major crimes in 2010. The crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 14.2 and 0.2. There were no murders or assaults. The reports included 1 rape, 1 robbery, 13 burglaries, 2 bias crimes, 13 cases of domestic violence, and 14 incidents of police force.
Mansfield Township Information
Mansfield was first created in 1688, re-established two years later and incorporated as one of the state’s original 104 townships in 1798. Its territory encompasses 21.9 square miles, very densely populated.
As of the2000 census, 5,090 people (53% rural) called it home. A 2006 forecast from the Census Bureau estimated the population had grown 58.1% since the 2000 census. There were 1,561 families and 2,122 housing units. City-data reported that the percentage of renters is below the state level (5% versus 34%). The same source placed the median contract rent for apartments in 2008 at $882, and the estimated median house or condo value at $331,866.
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $59,040. Males had a median income very similar to females ($45,560 versus $40,968). The per capita income was $26,559). The median household income was $50,757. According to City-data, it had risen to $64,776 in 2008. Less than 5.0% of the population lived below the poverty line.
The major origins are German (17.9%), Italian (17.9%), Irish (12.7%), and English (12.1%). At the time of the 2000 census, 95.42% of the population was White, 1.91% African American, 1.49% Asian, and 1.83% Hispanic or Latino of any race. The rate of foreign-born residents was significantly below the state average (5.2% versus 17.5%). Almost 80% of them are naturalized citizens and come mostly from India (21%), Italy (11%), and Greece (10%).
Of all households recounted in the 2000 census, 23.8% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 68.4%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 24.8% and 22.6%, respectively. Seniors living alone were 17% of all households. The median age was 49 years. Minors accounted for 18.7% and seniors for 31.9%.
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 16.12% and 12.79% versus 20.65% and 12.05% statewide. Almost 37.00% had completed high school versus 10.26% who had not Those with some college or an associate degree represented 23.48%.
The most common occupations for males are Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance jobs, Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair jobs including supervisors, and Carpenters. Females work as Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors, Secretaries and administrative assistants, and Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers.