Defense Attorney for Medford Lakes Juvenile Defense
I defend juveniles against all criminal charges in Burlington County. If police have arrested your son or daughter in Medford Lakes, give my office a call so we can make sure their rights are protected.
Medford Lakes Criminal Statistics
The Municipal Court is located at 1 Cabin Circle, Medford Lakes. Phone: (609) 654-7589. Judge: James M. Vogdes, III. Prosecutor: Mark Tarantino. Sessions are held the first Monday of the month; sign in starts at 4:30 and court sessions usually start at 5:00 pm.
In 2010, the N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 74 major crimes. This results in crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents of 17.8 and 0.0 (one of three municipalities in the county with zero violent rate). There were no murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, or bias crimes. There were 8 burglaries, 17 cases of domestic violence, and 9 incidents of police force.
Medford Lakes NJ Info
Medford Lakes began as a resort with the exceptional idea of having all constructions built of logs. Presently, about 10% of the houses are log cabins. It was formed as a borough in 1939 from sections of Medford Township. This rustic borough is characterized by having 22 lakes, a large number of lakefront and lake-view properties and trails instead of roads or streets.
Its territory of 1.3 square miles is densely populated. As of the 2000 census, it had 4,173 residents. There were 1,555 housing units. City-data places the percentage of renters below the state level (10% versus 34%). The same source reported the median contract rent in 2008 for apartments at $724 (versus $935 statewide) and the estimated median house or condo value at $211,774 (versus $364,100 statewide). The January 2011 cost of living index was close to the national average (104.0% versus 100.0%).
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $83,695. Males had a median income 59.7% higher than females ($58,854 versus $36,831). The median household income was $77,536 and the per capita income $31,382. According to City-data, in 2008 these had risen to $62,457 (versus $70,378 statewide) and $42,765, respectively. Nearly 2.0% of the population lived below the poverty level.
As of the 2000 census, 98.32% of the population was White. The most cited origins are German (36.8%), Irish (9.4%), Italian (9.1%), American (8.1%), English (5.8%), and Polish (5.5%). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly below the state average (1.3% versus 17.5%). They come mostly from Poland (27%), India (14%), and Korea (13%); and 41% of them are naturalized citizens.
Of the households recounted in the 2000 census, 70.8% were married couples living together. Households with minors living with them were 36.3%. Those composed of non-family and of individuals represented 18.9% and 15.1%, respectively. The median age was 40.3 years. Minors accounted for 25.6% and seniors for 12.4%.
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 significantly above state levels (33.79% and 18.97% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 4.00% had not completed high school versus 18.93% who had. Those with some college or associate degree were 24.53%.
Males are usually engaged in Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%), Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%), and Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%). Females work as Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%), Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%), and Registered nurses (5%).