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Tavistock Criminal Statistics
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered no major crimes in 2010. City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, only reported one arson, and no thefts or motor vehicle thefts.
General Tavistock Info
Tavistock was formed as a borough in 1921, from areas of the now-extinct Centre Township. The reason behind its incorporation was that the members of the Country Club wished to play golf on Sundays, which was forbidden as per the local laws. Its wholly-land territory has 0.2 square miles.
At the time of the 2010 census, there were only five residents in the borough, down from 24 in 2000. In terms of populations, this makes it the tiniest municipality in the state.
The 2000 census registered 7 households, 7 families and 7 housing units. According to City-data, the estimated 2009 median house or condo value was $385,093.
The figures from the 2000 census reveal that the median family income was $36,875. Males had a median income 64.8% higher than females ($76,250 versus $46,250). The median household income was $58,750, and the per capita income $14,600. City-data reports that in 2009, these had risen to $135,202 (versus $68,342 statewide) and $89,237, respectively. Approximately one fifth of the families and of the population lived below the poverty line. This includes no seniors and 21.7% of minors.
There is only one foreign-born resident (from Latin America), representing 4.2% of the population versus 17.5% statewide. The most common ancestries are Irish (54.2%), Italian (16.7%), English (8.3%), and German (8.3%). As of the 2000 census, 91.67% of the population was White and 8.33% African American.
More than half (57.1%) of the seven households registered in the 2000 census had minors living with them. Almost three fourths (71.4%) were of married couples living together. Households headed by a female without a husband present represented 14.3%. There were no households composed of non-families, of individuals or of a senior citizen living alone. Minors accounted for 37.5% and seniors for 8.3%. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 adult females, there were 87.5 adult males.
According to City-data, 88.9% of the residents age 25 and over had completed High school or higher. Holders of a degree or higher were 33.3% (versus 32.70% statewide) and those with a graduate or professional degree totaled 22.2% (versus 12.05%).
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Health care and social assistance (89%) and Wholesale trade (11%). Females worked in Wholesale trade (67%) and Finance and insurance (33%).