Lawyer for Juvenile Defense and Record Expungements in Wallington NJ
While I defend adults accused of all criminal offenses in Bergen County, defense of juveniles and providing expungement services is a favorite practice of mine. No one should be denied a future that they deserve because of a mistake committed when they were a minor. If you believe an old arrest or criminal matter is on your record, or if your child has been accused of a crime in Wallington, give my office a call for a consultation.
Wallington Criminal Data
The Municipal Court is located at Borough of Wallington Civic Center, 24 Union Boulevard, Wallington. Phone: 973-777-0318 ext. 6. Judge: Cas Sondey. Prosecutor: Thomas A. Sarlo. Sessions: 1st and 3rd Mondays at 6:00 pm.
The Police Department has a force of 56 people, 19 of them Sworn Police Officers and 1 civilian employee. Nine of the Officers speak Polish.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 168 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents are 14.8 and 1.0. There were no murders, rapes or bias crimes. There occurred 4 robberies, 7 assaults, 38 burglaries, 39 incidents of domestic violence, and 21 cases of police force.
City-data, which does not consider bias crimes, domestic violence or police force, includes 113 thefts, 6 motor vehicle thefts, and 2 arsons.
Wallington NJ General Info
The year 1894 officially marks the beginning of Wallington when it was created as a borough. It has a territory of 1.034 square miles, highly populated. As of the 2010 census, it had 11,335 inhabitants. There were 2,991 families and 4,946 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 median house or condominium value at $398,754. The March 2012 cost of living index was 25.1% higher than the national average.
The 2006-2010 American Community Survey of the Census Bureau estimated (with a 7%-12% margin of error) that the median household income was $58,724 and the median family income $66,414. Males had a median income slightly higher than females ($46,632 versus $40,968). The per capita income was $27,350. (All the figures are in 2010 inflation-adjusted dollars). Less than 9.0% of the population lived below the poverty level.
As of the 2010 census, 85.48% of the population was White, 3.23% African American, 5.57% Asian, and 10.81% Hispanic or Latino of any race (versus 6.70% in 2000). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly above the state average (40.9% versus 17.5%). Almost a third comes from Europe.
The most cited ancestries are Polish (51.5%), Italian (15.0%), and Irish (7.1%). In 2000, this borough had the seventh in the country and the first statewide highest percentage of Polish descendants.
Of the households recounted in the 2000 census, 25.4% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 48.0%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 35.5% and 29.1%, respectively. The median age was 39.6 years. Minors accounted for 18.0% and seniors for 13.5%.
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 below state levels (12.34% and 7.33% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). More than 36.00% had completed high school versus 22.29% that had not. Those with some college or associate degree were 21.90%.
From 2005 to 2009, males engaged in Construction (27%), Manufacturing (13%), and Administrative and support and waste management services (8%). Females worked in Health care and social assistance (25%), Manufacturing (16%), and Educational services (12%).