Defense Lawyer for Waterford Criminal Charges
I defend both adults and juvenile accused of drug possession and all other criminal charges in Camden County. If anyone in your family has been arrested in Waterford, give us a call to make sure your rights are protected.
Waterford Municipal Court & Crime Data
The Municipal Court is located at 2131 Auburn Avenue, Atco. Phone: 856-768-230 Sessions: 1st Thursday at 4:30 pm, 2nd Thursday at 4:30 pm and 4th Thursday at 8:30 am. Judge: Krisden McCrink. Prosecutor: Howard Long
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 211 major crimes in 2010. The resulting crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 19.8 and 2.1. There were no murders. There occurred 2 rapes, 7 robberies, 13 assaults, 43 burglaries, 97 incidents of domestic violence, 1 bias crime, and 24 cases of police force.
General Waterford Data
Waterford Township was created by Royal Charter in 1695 and was established in 1798. When Camden County was formed in 1844, it became one of its first townships. It encompasses an area of 36.3 square miles, very densely populated. At the time of the 2000 census, it had 10,494 residents.
There were 2,791 families and 3,671 housing units. According to City-data, the percentage of renters was significantly below the state average (9% versus 34%). The same source reported that 70% of Waterford township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago. It also placed the median contract rent for apartments at $840 and the median house or condo value at $253,539.
Statistics from the 2000 census reveal that the median family income was $63,693. Males had a median income % higher than females ($41,561 versus $28,763). The per capita income was $21,676. The median household income was $59,075. City-data estimated it at $75,392 in 2008. Less than 6.0% of the population lived below the poverty level.
The most cited ancestries are Italian (24.1%), Irish (20.6%), and German (18.0%). The rate of foreign-born residents is significantly below the state average (3.1% versus 17.5%). They usually come from India (20%), Germany (14%), United Kingdom (9%), and Italy (9%). As of the 2000 census, 92.75% of the population was White, 4.18% African American, and 2.07% Hispanic or Latino of any race.
Of the households recounted in the 2000 census, 39.0% had minors living with them. Married couples living together represented 64.5%. Households composed of non-families and of individuals were 21.2% and 16.7%, respectively. Minors accounted for 25.7% and seniors for 8.1%. The median age was 36 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 (10.23% and 4.03% versus 20.65% and 12.05%). Almost 40.00% had completed high school versus 20-59% that had not. Those with some college or associate degree were 25.83%.
The male population engages in Construction (14%), Transportation equipment (8%), Truck transportation (6%), and Metal and metal products (6%). Females work in Health care (18%), Educational services (11%), and Accommodation and food services (7%).