East Windsor Township Municipal Court
Located: 80 One Mile Road, East Windsor, NJ 08520
Phone: (609) 448-3228
Fax: (609) 426-0588
Sessions: Mondays at 9:00 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 6:00 p.m.
The judge is the Honorable James E. Stahl. The court administrator is Donna Suk. East Windsor sees a large amount of traffic tickets, especially speeding. A large amount of DWI and drug arrests are also made in East Windsor.
The census of 2000 revealed there were approximately 25,000 residents of East Windsor Township. The density of the East Windsor population was reported at 1,592.8 people per square mile (614.8/km²). There were 9,880 housing units at an average density of 631.5/sq mi (243.8/km²). Ethnically, East Windsor is 74.42% White, 8.90% African American, 0.20% Native American, 9.55% Asian, 0.12% Pacific Islander, 4.61% from other races, and 2.20% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latinos comprised 14.28% of the population.
There is also a fairly large community of undocumented Hispanic immigrants in the thousands which is not captured by census counts. East Windsor school studies show that up to 20% of the total population in the school system is made up of undocumented immigrants. These figures are not verified.
The median income of East Windsor families is $73,461. Men in East Windsor have a median income of $50,875 versus $35,260 for females. About 5.3% of the population of East Windsor live below the poverty line, including 4.3% of those under age 18 and 8.1% of those age 65 or over.
East Windsor has no train station and only a small amount of bus stops. The line which runs through East Windsor proceeds to stop in Monroe, and then makes its way to the Port Authority Bus Terminal.
A number of county routes, such as CR 539, 571, 535 traverse East Windsor. Route 33 goes through East Windsor on its way from Hightstown to Freehold. U.S. Route 130 also goes through the township. East Windsor is located off Exit 8 of the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95).
Pursuant to the Faulkner Act, East Windsor Township has a Council-Manager form of government. The Council is comprised of seven members elected at large for four-year staggered terms. Elections for Council are held in every other November.
The Members of the East Windsor Township Council are Mayor Janice S. Mironov, Deputy Mayor Perry M. Shapiro, Walter T. Daniels, Hector Duke, Marc Lippman, Alan Rosenberg and Marsha Weinstein.
East Windsor is serviced by East Windsor Rescue Squad Districts I & II, and East Windsor volunteer Fire Departments #1 and 2. The Township is divided for quicker response times, with Rescue Squad District II and Fire Department 2 serving Twin Rivers.
The East Windsor Police Department, Located on One Mile Road, is led by Police Chief William Spain. The department is made up of 37 Uniformed Patrol and Traffic Enforcement Officers, 9 Detectives, 7 Dispatchers and Communications Officers and one Animal Control Officer.