Defense Attorney for River Edge Arrests & Record Expungements
If you have had the misfortune of being arrested in River Edge, give us a call to discuss the options in your case. Even if you have already been convicted of an offense in Bergen County, an expungement may be possible to erase the records of the incident depending on your eligibility.
River Edge Municipal Court & Criminal Statistics
The Municipal Court is located at 705A Kinderkamack Road, River Edge. Phones: (201) 262-1935 and (201) 599-6310. Judge: Hon. Bruce Safro. Prosecutor: Gina A. Calogero, Esq. Traffic & Criminal Sessions Tuesdays at 6 pm.
The Operations Division of the Police Department is composed of both uniformed services and investigations. The former is comprised of four squads, each with one sergeant and three patrolmen.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 108 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents are 9.5 and 0.2. There were no murders or robberies. There occurred 1 rape, 1 assault, 17 burglaries, 53 incidents of domestic violence, 2 bias crimes, and 26 cases of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 88 thefts, one motor vehicle thefts, and no arsons.
River Edge General Information
River Edge started its life in 1894 as the Borough of Riverside. It received its present name in 1930. Its 1.895 square miles territory is very densely populated. At the time of the 2010 census, it had 11,340 residents.
There were 3,163 families and 4,261 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condo value at $478,465 (versus $348,300 statewide). It also reported the March 2012 cost of living index as 24.0% higher than the national average.
The 2006-2010 American Community Survey of the Census Bureau estimated (with a margin of error of up to 11%) that the median household income was $97,816 and the median family income was $109,335. Males had a median income of $71,219 versus $63,305. The per capita income was $38,772. (All the figures are in 2010 inflation-adjusted dollars). Less than 4.5% of the population lived blow the poverty line.
The major ancestries are Irish (25.6%), Italian (20.6%), and German (15.1%). The rate of foreign-born residents is above the state average (21.4% versus 17.5%). As of the 2010 census, 73.42% of the population was White (versus 84.12% in 2000), 1.52% African American, 7.66% Hispanic or Latino of any race (versus 5.31% in 2000), and 22.19% Asian (versus 12.60% in 2000). Of the latter, 11.1% was of Korean extraction.
Of the households recounted in the 2010 census, 38.8% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 64.8%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 23.5% and 20.6%, respectively. About 11.0% had a senior individual living alone. The median age was 41.4 years. Minors accounted for 26.0% and seniors for 13.8%.
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 above state levels (30.96% and 17.28% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 5.00% had not completed high school versus 24.33% that had. Those with some college or associate degree were 22.78%.
From 2005 to 2009 males engaged in Professional, scientific and technical services (12%), Finance and insurance (12%), Retail trade (11%), and Manufacturing (9%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (20%), Educational services (16%), Finance and insurance (12%), and Professional, scientific and technical services (10%).