New Egypt (Plumsted) Municipal Court
New Egypt Municipal Court
Plumstead Municipal Court
Location: 121 Evergreen Rd, New Egypt, NJ 08533
Phone: (609) 758-2241
Fax: (609) 758-7703
A lot of traffic and speeding are issued in New Egypt and Plumstead. A fair amount of DWI and minor criminal arrests are also made in New Egypt. The prosecutor in New Egypt/Plumstead Court is Collen M. Dolcy, Esq. The judge is the Hon. Daniel Sahin J.M.C.
The Municipal Court is located at 121 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt. Phone: 609-758-2241. Sessions: Monday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM, Wednesday 4:30 AM to 8:00 PM and Thursday 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM.
The N.J. State Police Uniform Crime registered 73 major crimes in 2010. This results in a crime rate per 1,000 residents of 8.7 (lowest in the county) and a violent rate of 1.1. There were no murders. The reports included 1 rape, 1 robbery, 7 assaults, 18 burglaries, 35 incidents of domestic violence, 4 bias crimes and 12 cases of police force.
Plumsted Township was once called Timmons Mills. According to the Census Bureau, it has a total area of 40.2 square miles, practically all of which is land. It was incorporated in 1845 from portions of Jackson Township while still part of Monmouth County. It became part of Ocean County five years later.
The population density is high and mostly rural (55%). As of the 2010 census, the number of residents had increased to a record high of 8,421 from 7,275 in 2000. At the time of the 2000 census, there were some 2,000 families and 2,682 housing units.
Independent information shows that the percentage of renters is lower than the state average (3% versus 34%). Unofficial 2008 figures place the median contract rent for apartments at $879 and median house or condo value at $317,952.
As of the 2000 census, the median family income was $62,255 and the per capita income $22,433. Males had a median income about 24% higher than females ($42,610 versus $34,355). The estimated median household income was $61,357. According to an unofficial estimate, it reached $78,304 in 2008. About 5.0% of the population was below the poverty line.
Of the 2,510 households registered in the 2000 census, 41.1% had minors living with them. Most of the households (67.0%) were made up of married couples living together. Those composed of non-families were 20.2%.
The racial and ethnic composition as of the 2000 census was 93.90% White, 3.85% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.30% African American. The most common ancestries are Italian (17.3%), German (16.7%), Irish (16.2%), and Polish (5.3%). The percentage of foreign-born residents is lower than that of the state (4.6% versus 17.5%) The most usual place of birth is Mexico (22%).
At the time of the 2000 census, the median age was 36 years. The largest age group was that of 25 to 44 with 34.0%. Individuals under 18 accounted for 28.5% and those from 45 to 64 for 22.0%.
The highest educational level reached by the population aged 25 and over in 2010 shows that 16.36% had not completed high school versus 39.57% who had. Those with some college and associate degree were 26.11%. Holders of a Bachelor’s degree represented 13.61% (versus 20.65% statewide). Those with a graduate degree were 4.36% (versus 12.05% statewide).
Almost a third of the males engage in construction (15%), public administration (11%), and professional, scientific and technical services (5%). Females work in health care (14%), educational services (10%) and public administration (9%).