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Runnemede Municipal Court & Crime Data
The Municipal Court is located at 24 N. Black Horse Pike, Runnemede. Phone: 856-939-5252. Sessions: 2nd and 4th Mondays at 4:00 PM. Judge: Hon. Nicholas F. Trabosh, P.J.M.C. Prosecutor: Samuel J. Ragonese, Esq.
In 2010, the Police Department consisted of 18 full-time law enforcement employees, 17 of them police officers.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 356 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 42.0 and 3.0. There were no murders. There occurred 1 rape, 14 robberies, 10 assaults, 58 burglaries, 65 incidents of domestic violence, 2 bias crimes, and 18 cases of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 253 thefts, 19 motor vehicle thefts, and one arson.
General Runnemede Statistical Info
The first settler of the area where Runnemede stands arrived sometime in the late 17th or early 18th century. Until 1883, the town was known as “Mapleville”. Runnemede was formed as a borough in 1926, from sections of the now-extinct Centre Township. It has a total area of 2.1 square miles, which as of the 2000 census had 8,533 residents. Statistics from the 2000 census show that the median family income was $50,127. Males had a median income 34% higher than females ($37,705 versus $28,062). The median household income was $41,126, and the per capita income $19,143. As per City-data, in 2009 these had risen to $54,849 (versus $68,342 statewide) and $25,498, respectively. Less than 6.0% of the population lived below the poverty line.
The most cited ancestries are Irish (34.5%), Italian (30.8%), German (21.0%), Polish (10.3%), and English (8.1%). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly below the state level (4.1% versus 17.5%). As of the 2000 census, 91.77% of the population was White, 3.76% African American, 1.55% Asian, and 3.59% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households registered in the 2000 census, 30.3% had minors 18 living with them. Married couples living together represented 47.6%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 32.6% and 27.8%. There were more headed by a female without a husband present than of a senior citizen living alone (14.2% versus 11.8%). Minors accounted for 23.2% and seniors for 15.6%. The median age was 38 years.
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 (10.53% and 3.91% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). More than 47.00% had completed high school versus 17.19% that had not. Those with some college or associate degree were 20.78%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Construction (25%), Retail trade (12%), Manufacturing (10%), and Educational services (7%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (22%), Retail trade (13%), Other services, except public administration (10%), and Educational services (9%).