Defense Attorney for Wrightstown Juvenile Charges
If your juvenile child has been arrested or questioned by police in Wrightstown, give my office a call right away. I am always available to answer your questions and to make sure your child’s rights are honored. All juveniles charged with delinquency who live in Wrightstown will have their case sent to the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office.
Wrightstown Criminal Statistics
In 2010, the N.J. State Police Uniform Crime recorded 43 major crimes. The crime and violent rates per 1,000 residents were 53.6 and 2.5. The reports included 2 assaults, 5 burglaries, and 13 cases of domestic violence. There were no murders, rapes, robberies, bias crimes or incidents of police force.
General Wrightstown Information
Wrightstown was established as a borough in 1918 from sections of the townships of New Hanover and North Hanover on the basis of a referendum that took place on March 26 of that year.
It has a wholly-land territory that comprises 1.8 square miles. As of the 2010 Census, Wrightstown had 802 residents, up from 748 in 2000 for a low population density. There were 18 families and 339 housing units. City-data estimated the 2009 house or condominium value at $192,680 versus $348,300 statewide. The same source reported the March 2012 cost of living index as close to the national average (104.8% versus 1000%).
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $29,375. Male median income was 13.6% higher than that of females ($28,889 versus $25,417). The per capita income was $14,489. The median household income was $27,500. According to City-data, in 2009 it had risen to $44,193 versus $68,342 statewide. Almost a fourth (24.0%) of the population lived below the poverty level (versus 8.5% statewide). This figure includes 31.8% of minors and 22.4% of seniors.
The most frequently cited ancestries are Irish (13.5%), German (11.8%), and Italian (8.0%). At the time of the 2000 census, 49.87% of the population was White, 30.21% African American, 7.22% Asian, and 11.23% Hispanic or Latino of any race. The proportion of foreign-born residents is below the state average (15.4% versus 17.5%).
Of all households recounted in the 2000 census, 33.3% had minors living with them. There were more households composed of non-families (41.7%) and individuals (34.6%) than of married couples living together (28.2%). Female householders without husbands present were 25.3%. The median age of the population was 31 years. Minors accounted for 29.7% and seniors for 8.6%. For every 100 adult females, there were 88.5 adult males.
The 2010 highest educational attainment of residents age 25 and over was summarized by City-data as follows: 80.4% had completed High school or higher; 7.8% had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, and 1.4% were holders of a Graduate or professional degree
The most common occupations for males are Cooks and food preparation workers, Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance jobs, and Other transportation workers. Females work as Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors, Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides, and Secretaries and administrative assistants.