Lawyer for Pine Hill NJ Juvenile & Drug Possession Arrests
Pine Hill is a small Camden County town that despite its size has a relatively high level of criminal incidents. These include a high number of what the State considers “major crimes.” Whether someone in your family has been charged with an offense like marijuana possession or a more serious charge, give us a call right away so we can discuss what options are available in your case.
Pine Hill Municipal Court Info
The Municipal Court is located at 45 West 7th Ave., Pine Hill. Phone: 856-783-2566. Judge: Hon. Charles Shimberg, P.J.M.C. Prosecutor: Shawn Huber, Esq. Sessions: First and Third Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m.; Second Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 20 full-time law enforcement employees, 18 of them police officers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 334 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 32.6 and 5.1. There occurred 1 rape, 13 robberies, 38 assaults, 82 burglaries, 250 incidents of domestic violence, 3 bias crimes, 20 cases of police force, and no murders.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 196 thefts, 4 motor vehicle thefts, and 9 arsons.
General Pine Hill Statistics
Pine Hill Borough was formed in 1929, from the now-extinct Clementon Township. It is one of the seven municipalities established from said township. Its territory comprises 4.0 square miles. The population has diminished from the census of 2000 (10,880) to the 2010 census (10,233).
As of the 2000 census, there were 2,743 families and 4,444 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condo value at $169,783 versus $348,300 statewide.
Statistics from the 2000 census reveal that the median family income was $50,040. Males had a median income 21% higher than females ($36,277 versus $29,826). The median household income was $42,035 and the per capita income $18,613. According to City-data, in 2009 these had risen to $54,320 (versus $68,342 statewide) and $24,869, respectively. Less than 7.5% of the population lived below the poverty line.
The major ancestries are Irish (26.4%), Italian (22.1%), German (19.9%), English (8.8%), and Polish (6.5%). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly below the state level (3.6% versus 17.5%). As of the 2000 census, 76.79% of the population was White, 18.35% African American, 1.41% Asian, and 3.64% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households registered in the 2000 census, 35.5% had minors living with them. Married couples living together were 42.9%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals represented 34.9% and 27.8%, respectively. There were more households headed by a female without a husband present than of a senior citizen (16.9% versus 7.8%). Minors accounted for 27.2% and seniors for 8.5%. The median age was 33 years. For every 100 adult females, there were 85.8 adult males.
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 significantly below state levels (11.26% and 4.18% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). More than 45.00% had completed high school versus 15.00% that had not. Those with some college or associate degree were 24.10%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Retail trade (16%), Construction (15%), Manufacturing (11%), and Transportation and warehousing (9%). Females engaged in Health care and social assistance (26%), Retail trade (18%), and Educational services (11%).