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Mendham Criminal Data
Currently, the Police Department consists of 15 police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 27 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 4.6 and a violent rate of 0.2. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, bias crimes or incidents of domestic violence. (The only municipality in the county without cases of domestic violence). The reports included 1 assault, 2 burglaries, and 18 cases of police force.
The Municipal Court is located at 1 Cherry Lane, Mendham, NJ 07945. Phone (973)-543-7526. Sessions: 1st and 3rd Thursdays at 9:00am. Judge: Hon. Gary Troxell. Prosecutor: Peter Fico, Esq.
Mendham – New Jersey
Mendham Township was created in 1798. In 2000, it ranked as the 17th most affluent community in the country’s wealthiest state and as the 10th richest county in the nation.
As of the 2000 census, there were 5,400 residents. It is slowly turning suburbanized and is presently 43% rural. The population density is high at 302 people per square mile in the almost 18 square miles territory.
According to the 2000 census, there were 1,539 families and 1,849 housing units. The percentage of renters is below the state average (3% versus 34%). Unofficial 2008 data place the median contract rent for apartments at $1,330 versus $935 statewide. Likewise, the estimated median house or condo value in 2008 was $1,167,826 versus $364,100 in the state.
Statistics from the 2000 census reveal that the median family income was $146,254. Males had a median income of $100,000 versus $57,946 for females. The per capita incomewas $61,460. The median household income was $136,174. An unofficial 2008 estimate places it at $173,786 significantly higher than the 2000 state average of $70,738. About 1.8% of the population was below the poverty line versus 8.5% in the state.
The most common ancestries are German (17.9%), Irish (15.4%), Italian (15.3%), American (8.6%), and English (8.5%). The racial and ethnic composition was 95.91% White, 2.02% Asian and 1.52% Hispanic or Latino.
Of the 1,788 households registered in the 2000 census, 47.0% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 80.2%. The remaining households were composed of non-families (13.9%), individuals (11.1%) and 4.6% had someone 65 years old or over living alone.
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 40 years. The age breakdown was 32.0% under 18, 23.8% from 25 to 44, and 29.9% from 45 to 64.
The highest educational level reached by the population aged 25 and over in 2010 shows that only 3-07% had not completed high school versus 13.25% who had. Those with some college or associate degree were 15.91%. Holders of a Bachelor’s degree represented 36.47% (versus 20.65% in the state and 17.52% nationwide). Those with a graduate degree were 31.31% (versus 12.05% in the state and 9.84% nation wide).
The major industries in which males engage are Finance and insurance (16%), Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%), Health care (8%), and Chemicals (7%). Females work in Educational services (14%), Health care (11%), Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%), and Finance and insurance (8%).