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Criminal Statistics in Riverton
The Municipal Court is located at Cinnaminson Township Building, 1621 Riverton Road. Phone: 856-829-4027. Judge: Richard E. Andronici. Prosecutor: Daniel Gee, Esq.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 5 full-time law enforcement employees, all police officers. The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 53 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents are 19.1 and 1.8. There were no murders or bias crimes. There occurred 2 rapes, 2 robberies, 1 assault, 4 burglaries, 10 incidents of domestic violence, and 5 cases of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 44 thefts, and no auto theft or arsons.
Riverton NJ General Information
Riverton Borough, established in 1851, is situated on the Delaware River. It was formed as a borough in 1893, from portions of Cinnaminson Township. The town was the first wholly-planned residential community in the country. It has Victorian homes and gas lamps and is home to the one of the oldest and still active yacht clubs in the nation, the Riverton Yacht Club.
Its territory encompasses 0.9 square miles, where 2,759 residents make their come as of the 2000 census. There were 746 families and 1,113 housing units. City-data estimated the median house or condo value in 2009 at $323,715. It also reported the March 2012 cost of living index as 3.2% higher than the national average.
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $68,125. Males had a median income 41% higher than females ($50,950 versus $36,042). The median household income was $58,977, and the per capita income $30,223. According to City-data, these had risen in 2009 to $89,674 (versus $68,342 statewide) and $45,666, respectively. About 3.0% of the populationlived below the poverty level.
The principal ancestries are Irish (29.2%), German (24.7%), English (18.4%), Italian (12.4%), Polish (9.5%), and French (4.5%). The rate of foreign-born residents is below the state average (2.6% versus 17.5%). As of the 2000 census, 95.83% of the population was White, 1.78% African American, and 1.09% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households registered in the 2000 census, 30.7% had minors with them. Married couples living together represented 58.7%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 30.0% and 25.3%, respectively. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 adult females, there were 88.8 adult males. Minors accounted for 21.8% and seniors for 19.3%.
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 25.63% and 13.69% versus 20.65% and 12.05%. Less than 8.00% had not completed high school versus 25.53% that had. Those with some college or associate degree were 27.53%.
From 2005 to 2009 males engaged in Professional, scientific and technical services (14%), Educational services (11%), Manufacturing (10%), Health care and social assistance (8%), and Construction (7%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (21%), Educational services (18%), and Manufacturing (10%).