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Passaic City Criminal Statistics
The Municipal Court is located at 330 Passaic Street, Passaic. Phone: (973) 365-3975. Judge: Hon. Karen Brown. Prosecutor: Joseph G. Monaghan, Esq. Sessions: Monday through Thursday at 9:00 a.m. [criminal]; Fridays at 9:00 a.m. [criminal]; Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. [traffic]; Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. [traffic]. In 2010, the Police Department had 193 full-time law enforcement employees, 163 of them police officers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 2,265 major crimes in 2010. The crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 32.5 and 9.1.There occurred 6 murders, 6 rapes, 278 robberies, 345 assaults, 390 burglaries, 557 incidents of domestic violence, 7 bias crimes, and 193 cases of police force. City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 1,097 thefts, 143 motor vehicle thefts, and no arsons.
General Passaic City Info
aPassaic began its existence in 1679 as a Dutch settlement on the River of the same name. In 1871, it was established as an autonomous village. Its charter as a city dates from 1873.
It has a territory of 3.244 square miles and is situated 10 miles from New York City and 12 miles from Newark Airport. As of the 2010 census, the city had 69,781 inhabitants. This makes it the 15th largest municipality in the state in terms of population.
The 2010 census recounted 20,432 housing units City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condo value at $362,500 and the March 2012 cost of living index as 30.6% higher than the national average.
The 2006-2010 American Community Survey of the Census Bureau estimated (with a 4%-10% margin of error) that the median household income was $31,135 and the median family income was $34,934. Males had a median income of $30,299 versus $25,406 for females. The per capita income was $14,424. (All figures in 2010-inflation adjusted dollars). About a fourth of the families and almost 28.0% of the population lived below the poverty line. These included 35.9% of minors and 25.5% of seniors.
As per the 2010 census, 45.06% of the population was White (versus 35.43% in 2000), 10.64% African American, 1.07% (Native American, 4.36% Asian, and 71.02% Hispanic or Latino of any race (versus 62.46% in 2000). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly above the state average (45.8% versus 17.5%). About 37.0% come from Latin America.
Of the households recounted in the 2010 census, 42.8% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 41.7%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 24.8% and 19.5%, respectively. Those headed by a female without a husband present totaled 23.7%. The median age was 29.2 years. Minors accounted for 31.5% and seniors for 7.7%.
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 below state levels (9.67% and 5.89% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 30.00% had completed high school versus 38.92% that had not.
The most common occupations for the population are Other production jobs including supervisors, Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance, Laborers and material movers, hand, Driver/sales workers and truck drivers, Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors, and Secretaries and administrative assistants.