Call a Lawyer Before Going to Pine Beach Court!
Pine Beach police make a substantial number of drug and DWI arrests. I defend clients in both Pine Beach Municipal Court and the Ocean County Superior Court. If you have a court date approaching in either court, call now to speak with an experienced defense lawyer.
I will obtain all evidence in your case and work closely with you to develop a plan to either have the charges dismissed or to minimize their impact on your life. In some cases, police violate constitutional principles concerning searches, seizures and arrests. Only an experienced defense attorney can spot these issues and argue them successfully.
Pine Beach Town Info
Pine Beach Borough was founded as a summer resort and was previously called Eagles Point. It was incorporated in 1925 from portions of Berkeley Township. The U.S. Census Bureau records its total area at 0.6 square miles, most of which is land.
As of the last census in 2010, the population was 2,127, a record high increase of: +6.8% since 2000. At the time of the 2000 census, the population was 1,950 with 558 families and 872 housing units. Out of the 767 households, almost a third (30.4%) had children under the age of 18 living with them. More than half the households (61.8%) were composed of married couples living together. There were similar percentages of households made up of non-families (27.2%) and of individuals (22.4%).
The median age of the population in 2000 was 42 years. Percentage of individuals in the 25 to 44 and 45 to 64 years were practically the same (27.2% and 27.1%, respectively). At the two ends of the age range, 22.7% were under the age of 18 and 17.3% were 65 years of age or older. For every 100 adult females there were 87.7 males.
In 2000, the median household income was $57,366, and the median family income $67,404. The per capita income in 2000 was $26,487, rising to an estimated $31,965 by 2009. The difference between male and female median income was about 50% ($50,256 versus $34,038).
The estimated value for a house or condo in 2009 was more than twice that of 2000 ($317,895 versus $150,400). Percentages of families and population below the poverty line were 2.5% and 3.5%, respectively. The January 2011 cost of living index was 21.3% above the U.S. average.
The composition by races in 2000 was 98.41% White and 2.36% Hispanic or Latino of any race. Other races represented less than one percent each. The most common ancestries reported are German (29.2%), Irish (27.7%), Italian (25.2%), English (12.6%), Polish (9.1%), and French (4.0%).
Pine Beach Criminal Stats
The 2009 reports from the N.J. State Police Uniform Crime show that there occurred a total of 25 major crimes, resulting in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 12.0 and a violent rate of 0.0. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, bias crimes or assaults. Reports included 3 burglaries, 6 cases of domestic violence and 6 of police force.
As of 2010 the highest education level reached by the population age 25 and over showed that 6.76% versus 4.15% statewide had not completed high school. Percentages of high school graduates and those with some college education were similar to state levels (30.77% vs. 30.00% and 18.66% vs. 16.99%, respectively). The same happens with holders of bachelor’s and graduate degrees (23.03% vs. 20.65% and 12.75% vs. 12.05%, respectively.
During the period 2005-2009, slightly more than a third of the male population was employed in construction (21%), transportation and warehousing (9%), and manufacturing (8%). On the other hand, females were engaged in health care and social assistance (21%), and retail trade (18%).