Alexandria Township, New Jersey

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Alexandria Township, New Jersey
Township
Township of Alexandria
Map of Alexandria Township in Hunterdon County. Inset: Location of Hunterdon County in the State of New Jersey.
Map of Alexandria Township in Hunterdon County. Inset: Location of Hunterdon County in the State of New Jersey.
Census Bureau map of Alexandria Township, New Jersey
Census Bureau map of Alexandria Township, New Jersey
Coordinates: 40°35′40″N 75°01′36″W / 40.594532°N 75.026566°W / 40.594532; -75.026566Coordinates: 40°35′40″N 75°01′36″W / 40.594532°N 75.026566°W / 40.594532; -75.026566[1][2]
Country  United States of America
State  New Jersey
County Hunterdon
Royal charter March 5, 1765
Incorporated February 21, 1798
Government[5]
 • Type Township
 • Mayor Gabe Plumer (term ends December 31, 2013)[3]
 • Clerk Cathy Reese[4]
Area[2]
 • Total 27.640 sq mi (71.587 km2)
 • Land 27.423 sq mi (71.025 km2)
 • Water 0.217 sq mi (0.562 km2)  0.79%
Area rank 97th of 566 in state
9th of 26 in county[2]
Elevation[6] 404 ft (123 m)
Population (2010 Census)[7][8][9]
 • Total 4,938
 • Estimate (2013[10]) 4,905
 • Rank 380th of 566 in state
8th of 26 in county[11]
 • Density 180.1/sq mi (69.5/km2)
 • Density rank 515th of 566 in state
21st of 26 in county[11]
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (EDT) (UTC-4)
ZIP Code 08848 - Milford[12]
08867 - Pittstown[13]
Area code(s) 908
FIPS code 3401900550[14][2][15]
GNIS feature ID 0882186[16][2]
Website www.alexandria-nj.us

Alexandria Township is a township in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 4,938,[7][8][9] reflecting an increase of 240 (+5.1%) from the 4,698 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 1,104 (+30.7%) from the 3,594 counted in the 1990 Census.[17]

Alexandria was formed by Royal charter on March 5, 1765, from portions of Bethlehem Township, and was incorporated as one of New Jersey's initial 104 townships by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 21, 1798. Portions of the township were taken to form Frenchtown (April 4, 1867), Holland Township (April 13, 1874, restored to Alexandria on March 4, 1878, and recreated on March 11, 1879) and Milford (April 15, 1911).[18]

Geography[edit]

Alexandria Township is located at 40°35′40″N 75°01′36″W / 40.594532°N 75.026566°W / 40.594532; -75.026566 (40.594532,-75.026566). According to the United States Census Bureau, the township had a total area of 27.640 square miles (71.587 km2), of which, 27.423 square miles (71.025 km2) of it was land and 0.217 square miles (0.562 km2) of it (0.79%) was water.[1][2]

The township shares the Delaware River as its border with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1790 1,503
1810 2,271
1820 2,619 15.3%
1830 3,042 16.2%
1840 3,420 12.4%
1850 3,811 11.4%
1860 4,088 7.3%
1870 3,341 * −18.3%
1880 1,324 * −60.4%
1890 1,250 −5.6%
1900 1,045 −16.4%
1910 1,045 0.0%
1920 938 * −10.2%
1930 1,094 16.6%
1940 1,186 8.4%
1950 1,369 15.4%
1960 1,629 19.0%
1970 2,127 30.6%
1980 2,798 31.5%
1990 3,594 28.4%
2000 4,698 30.7%
2010 4,938 5.1%
Est. 2013 4,905 [10] −0.7%
Population sources: 1790-1920[19]
1840[20] 1850-1870[21] 1850[22]
1870[23] 1880-1890[24] 1890-1910[25]
1910-1930[26] 1930-1990[27]
2000[28][29] 2010[7][8][9]
* = Lost territory in previous decade.[18]

Census 2010[edit]

At the 2010 United States Census, there were 4,938 people, 1,758 households, and 1,384 families residing in the township. The population density was 180.1 per square mile (69.5 /km2). There were 1,865 housing units at an average density of 68.0 per square mile (26.3 /km2). The racial makeup of the township was 94.80% (4,681) White, 2.00% (99) Black or African American, 0.04% (2) Native American, 1.82% (90) Asian, 0.02% (1) Pacific Islander, 0.63% (31) from other races, and 0.69% (34) from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 3.22% (159) of the population.[7]

There were 1,758 households, of which 35.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 71.4% were married couples living together, 5.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.3% were non-families. 16.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.78 and the average family size was 3.16.[7]

In the township, 25.5% of the population were under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 16.8% from 25 to 44, 38.5% from 45 to 64, and 12.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45.5 years. For every 100 females there were 99.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.9 males.[7]

The Census Bureau's 2006-2010 American Community Survey showed that (in 2010 inflation-adjusted dollars) median household income was $117,404 (with a margin of error of +/- $11,426) and the median family income was $137,821 (+/- $24,473). Males had a median income of $101,927 (+/- $22,844) versus $60,875 (+/- $7,233) for females. The per capita income for the borough was $47,777 (+/- $5,059). About 3.0% of families and 3.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.9% of those under age 18 and 3.1% of those age 65 or over.[30]

Census 2000[edit]

As of the 2000 United States Census[14] there were 4,698 people, 1,535 households, and 1,290 families residing in the township. The population density was 170.6 people per square mile (65.9/km²). There were 1,598 housing units at an average density of 58.0 per square mile (22.4/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.02% White, 0.79% African American, 0.11% Native American, 0.72% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.45% from other races, and 0.87% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.72% of the population.[28][29]

There were 1,535 households out of which 42.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 77.9% were married couples living together, 4.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 15.9% were non-families. 13.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.95 and the average family size was 3.25.[28][29]

In the township the population was spread out with 28.1% under the age of 18, 4.9% from 18 to 24, 27.1% from 25 to 44, 27.8% from 45 to 64, and 12.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 100.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.0 males.[28][29]

The median income for a household in the township was $92,730, and the median income for a family was $93,619. Males had a median income of $70,996 versus $39,904 for females. The per capita income for the township was $34,622. About 4.3% of families and 5.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.7% of those under age 18 and 2.7% of those age 65 or over.[28][29]

Government[edit]

Local government[edit]

Alexandria Township is governed under the Township form of government with a three-member Township Committee. The Township Committee is elected directly by the voters at-large in partisan elections to serve three-year terms of office on a staggered basis, with one seat coming up for election each year during the November general election.[5] At an annual reorganization meeting, the Township Committee selects one of its members to serve as Mayor.

As of 2013, members of the Alexandria Township Committee are Mayor Gabe Plumer (R, term ends December 31, 2015), Deputy Mayor Paul C. Abraham, Jr. (R, 2014) and Harry Swift (R, 2013).[4][31][32][33]

Federal, state and county representation[edit]

Alexandria Township is located in the 7th Congressional district[34] and is part of New Jersey's 23rd state legislative district.[8][35][36]

New Jersey's Seventh Congressional District is represented by Leonard Lance (R, Clinton Township).[37] New Jersey is represented in the United States Senate by Cory Booker (D, Newark; took office on October 31, 2013, after winning a special election to fill the seat of Frank Lautenberg)[38][39] and Bob Menendez (D, North Bergen).[40][41]

For the 2014-2015 Session, the 23rd Legislative District of the New Jersey Legislature is represented in the State Senate by Michael J. Doherty (R, Washington Township, Warren County) and in the General Assembly by John DiMaio (R, Hackettstown) and Erik Peterson (R, Franklin Township, Hunterdon County).[42][43] The Governor of New Jersey is Chris Christie (R, Mendham Township).[44] The Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey is Kim Guadagno (R, Monmouth Beach).[45]

Hunterdon County is governed by a five-member Board of Chosen Freeholders, who serve three-year terms of office at-large on a staggered basis, with either one or two seats up for election each year. At an annual reorganization meeting held each January, the freeholders select one member to serve as the board's Director and another to serve as Deputy Director.[46] As of 2014, Hunterdon County's Freeholders are Freeholder Director J. Matthew Holt (R; Clinton Town, 2015),[47] Freeholder Deputy Director John King (R; Raritan Township, 2015),[48] Suzanne Lagay (R; Holland Township, 2016),[49] John E. Lanza (R; Flemington, 2016)[50] and Robert G. Walton (R; Hampton, 2014).[51][52] Constitutional officers elected on a countywide basis are County Clerk Mary H. Melfi (R; Flemington, 2017),[53] Sheriff Fredrick W. Brown (R; Alexandria Township, 2016)[54] and Surrogate Susan J. Hoffman (R; Kingwood Township, 2018).[55][56][57]

Politics[edit]

Like most towns in Hunterdon County, the Township leans very strongly towards Republican Party on the national and state levels.[58] In the 2008 Presidential Election, Republican John McCain received 60% of the vote, defeating Democrat Barack Obama, who received around 37%.[59] In the 2009 Gubernatorial Election, Republican Chris Christie received 72% of the vote, defeating Democrat Jon Corzine, who received around 18.5%.[58]

Politics[edit]

As of March 23, 2011, there were a total of 3,411 registered voters in Alexandria Township, of which 533 (15.6%) were registered as Democrats, 1,458 (42.7%) were registered as Republicans and 1,417 (41.5%) were registered as Unaffiliated. There were 3 voters registered to other parties.[60]

In the 2008 presidential election, Republican John McCain received 60.2% of the vote here (1,643 cast), ahead of Democrat Barack Obama with 37.4% (1,019 votes) and other candidates with 1.8% (48 votes), among the 2,728 ballots cast by the township's 3,378 registered voters, for a turnout of 80.8%.[61] In the 2004 presidential election, Republican George W. Bush received 65.9% of the vote here (1,665 ballots cast), outpolling Democrat John Kerry with 36.2% (916 votes) and other candidates with 0.9% (28 votes), among the 2,528 ballots cast by the township's 3,030 registered voters, for a turnout percentage of 83.4.[62]

In the 2009 gubernatorial election, Republican Chris Christie received 72.3% of the vote here (1,520 ballots cast), ahead of Democrat Jon Corzine with 18.5% (388 votes), Independent Chris Daggett with 6.7% (140 votes) and other candidates with 1.2% (25 votes), among the 2,102 ballots cast by the township's 3,386 registered voters, yielding a 62.1% turnout.[63]

Education[edit]

The Alexandria Township School District serves students in preschool through eighth grade. The two schools in the district (with 2010-11 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[64]) are Lester D. Wilson School[65] with 218 students in kindergarten through third grade; and Alexandria Middle School[66] with 366 students in grades four through eight.[67]

Students in public school for ninth through twelfth grades attend the Delaware Valley Regional High School, part of the Delaware Valley Regional High School District, which serves students in western Hunterdon County. Students from Alexandria, Holland and Kingwood Townships along with the boroughs of Frenchtown and Milford attend the high school.[68][69]

The Alexandria Township Education Foundation, is a non-profit organization established in 1997, whose mission is to help achieve and maintain an extra margin of excellence by employing private resources to supplement traditional school district funding.[70]

Transportation[edit]

The township had a total of 71.43 miles (114.96 km) of roadways, of which 48.77 miles (78.49 km) are maintained by the municipality and 22.66 miles (36.47 km) by Hunterdon County.[71]

No Interstate, U.S. or State routes pass through. Only major roads, such as CR 513, CR 519 and CR 579 (which only runs along the northeast border), pass through Alexandria.

Interstate 78 is the closest limited access road which is accessible outside the municipality in bordering Union and Franklin Townships.

Wineries[edit]

Notable people[edit]

People who were born in, residents of, or otherwise closely associated with Alexandria Township include:

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