Lawyer for Sea Girt Drug Charges and DUI
Sea Girt DUI and drug charges are relatively uncommon. However, Sea Girt Police step up enforcement in the summer months. During June, July and August, the number of Sea Girt arrests spikes. If you are charged with a traffic ticket, criminal charge, or DWI in Sea Girt, call now to speak with an experienced Monmouth County defense lawyer.
Sea Girt Municipal Court
Any traffic ticket, Sea Girt DWI or marijuana arrest will lead to an appearance in the Sea Girt Court. The court used to be located at 319 Baltimore Boulevard, Sea Girt, NJ 08750. However, last year the Wall Township court started hosting Sea Girt’s court sessions at Wall Township Municipal Complex, 2700 Allaire Road, Wall, NJ 07719. The presiding Judge is E. Thomas Brennan, J.M.C.
Sea Girt – New Jersey
Sea Girt Borough Girt was incorporated in 1917. Before its incorporation, it was part of Wall Township. It includes the area between Stockton Lake and Wreck Pond.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sea Girt has a total area of 1.5 square miles, of which almost 30% is water. As of the 2000 census, the borough population was 2,148 and the estimate for 2003 was 2,187.
The major ancestry groups reported by Sea Girt residents include 34.1% Irish making it the tenth highest percentage of any municipality in the country and the fourth highest in the state, among all localities with more than 1,000 residents that identified their ancestry. The following highest groups are represented by Italian 17%, German 16% and English 10%.
As of the 2000 census, the racial composition of the borough was 99.12% White and only 1.40% of Hispanic or Latino of any race. The least represented race was Asian with 0.05%. Data from 2010 show small changes: White 98.79% and Hispanic or Latino 2.56%.
Of the 942 households recorded in the census, a fifth had children under the age of 18 living with them. More than half the households were married couples living together. People living alone age 65 years or older were 17.6% of the households.
The median age in 2000 was 50 years. Residents older than 75 years represent almost 15% of Sea Girt’s population. Teenagers were 20.1% of the population and those between 18 and 24 years of age, only 3.7%.
In 2000, the median income for a household in the borough was $86,104, increasing to $91,994 in 2009 and further to $116,667 by 2010. Males had a median income more than twice that of females ($100,000 versus $46,667). Approximately 2% of the families and 3.5% of the population of Sea Girt were living below the poverty line.
The estimated median value of a house or condo in 200 was $555,800, rising to almost double ($938,929) by 2009. About 16% of the homes were valued at more than $1,000,000 versus 1.63% in the state and 1.84% in the country.
The January 2011 cost of living index in sea Girt was high, compared to the U.S. average of 100.
According to the records of the FBI, the number of violent crimes recorded in 2003 was 4 without murders or homicide. As of 2010, the murder risk index grew significantly to 227 vs. 84 for the state. The lowest risk indexes are robbery (4 vs. 108) and motor vehicle theft (7 vs. 76). The information on the highest education level attained by the population age 25 and over of Sea Girt in 2010 shows that more than 60% have completed a bachelor’s or doctorate degree and only 2.54% have not completed high school.
During the period 2005-2009, the industries in which the male population was engaged were retail trade (24%), finance and insurance (12%), and professional, scientific and technical services (10%). The same total percentage of females was dedicated to educational services (23%) and health care and social assistance (21%).