Expungement of Bergen County Criminal Records from Washington Twp
Typical charges filed by police in Washington Twp include drug possession, assault and harassment charges from domestic violence incidents and other disorderly persons offenses. If you were ever charged with an offense in Bergen, give my office a call to see if this incident can be expunged from your record.
Washington Township Court & Criminal Statistics
The Municipal Court is located at 350 Hudson Avenue, Washington. Phone: 201-664-2488. Sessions: first and third Thursday of each month at 3:30 PM. Judge: Peter G. Geiger. Prosecutor: Mark DiMaria.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 31 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 3.4 and 0.5. There were no murders, robberies or bias crimes. There occurred 2 rapes, 3 assaults, 8 burglaries, 5 incidents of domestic violence, and 21 cases of police force.
Washington TWP General Information
The Township of Washington was formed in 1840. At that time, it comprised a territory of more than 30 square miles. Presently its area covers 2.959 square miles, very densely populated at some 3,000 persons per square mile. As of the 2010 census, it had 9,102 residents. It is primarily a residential community, with limited commercial and business development.
As of the 2010 census, there were 2,632 families and 3,341 housing units. According to City-data, the percentage of renters was significantly below the state level (4% versus 34%). It also reported the 2008 median contract rent for apartments at $2,386 (versus $935 statewide) and the estimated median house or condominium value at $625,816 (versus $364,100 statewide).
The 2006-2010 American Community Survey of the Census Bureau estimated (with a 9%-13%- margin of error) that the median household was $117,394 and the median family income was $133,191. Males had a median income 60% higher than females ($91,038 versus $56,599). The per capita income was $48,415. (All figures in 2010 inflation-adjusted dollars) Only 2.0% of the population lived below the poverty level.
At the time of the 2010 census, 90.50% of the population was White, 1.08% African American, 6.47% Asian, and 5.44% Hispanic or Latino of any race. The rate of foreign-born residents (69% naturalized citizens) was below the state average (14.2% versus 17.5%). The most cited ancestries are Italian (27.7%), Irish (16.5%), and German (11.4%).
Of the households registered in the 2010 census, 33.1% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 71.0%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 19.3% and 16.9%, respectively. The median age was 45.1 years. Minors accounted for 22.9% and seniors for 19.9%.
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 above state levels (30.04% and 17.77% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Less than 5.00% had not completed high school versus 25.26% that had. Those with some college or associate degree were 22.49%.
The most common industries for males are Professional, scientific and technical services (11%), Construction (9%), Finance and insurance (7%), Educational services (6%), and Public administration (5%). Females engage in Health care (18%), Educational services (15%), and Professional, scientific and technical services (9%).