Millville, New Jersey
|Millville, New Jersey|
|City of Millville|
|Coordinates: Coordinates: |
|Incorporated||February 24, 1801 (as Township)|
|Reincorporated||March 1, 1866 (as City)|
|• Type||Walsh Act|
|• Mayor||James T. "Tim" Shannon (term ends May 19, 2013)|
|• Clerk||Susan G. Robostello|
|• Total||44.489 sq mi (115.228 km2)|
|• Land||42.001 sq mi (108.783 km2)|
|• Water||2.488 sq mi (6.445 km2) 5.59%|
|Area rank||43rd of 566 in state
4th of 14 in county
|Elevation||43 ft (13 m)|
|Population (2010 Census)|
|• Estimate (2012)||28,619|
|• Rank||78th of 566 in state
2nd of 14 in county
|• Density||676.2/sq mi (261.1/km2)|
|• Density rank||416th of 566 in state
3rd of 14 in county
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||Eastern (EDT) (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||0885304|
Millville is a city in Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city's population was 28,400, reflecting an increase of 1,553 (+5.8%) from the 26,847 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 855 (+3.3%) from the 25,992 counted in the 1990 Census. Millville, Bridgeton and Vineland are the three principal New Jersey cities of the Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses those cities and all of Cumberland County for statistical purposes.
Millville was originally incorporated as a township by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 24, 1801, from portions of Fairfield Township. Portions of the township were taken to form Landis Township on March 7, 1864. Millville was reincorporated as a city on March 1, 1866, based on the results of a referendum passed that same day.
Geography and climate
Millville is located at United States Census Bureau, the city had a total area of 44.489 square miles (115.228 km2), of which 42.001 square miles (108.783 km2) is land and 2.488 square miles (6.445 km2) (5.59%) is water.(39.390094,-75.054797). According to the
|Climate data for Millville, NJ (1981−2010 normals)|
|Average high °F (°C)||42
|Average low °F (°C)||24
|Precipitation inches (mm)||3.05
|Avg. precipitation days (≥ 0.01 in)||8.9||9.1||10.5||11.1||10.0||9.1||9.0||8.1||7.9||8.1||8.8||9.4||110|
|Source: NOAA |
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At the 2010 United States Census, there were 28,400 people, 10,648 households, and 7,187 families residing in the city. The population density was 676.2 inhabitants per square mile (261.1 /km2). There were 11,435 housing units at an average density of 272.3 per square mile (105.1 /km2). The racial makeup of the city was 69.04% (19,608) White, 19.83% (5,631) Black or African American, 0.94% (266) Native American, 1.19% (338) Asian, 0.06% (18) Pacific Islander, 5.24% (1,488) from other races, and 3.70% (1,051) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 14.93% (4,239) of the population.
There were 10,648 households of which 30.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.2% were married couples living together, 20.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.5% were non-families. 26.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.19.
In the city, 25.8% of the population were under the age of 18, 9.9% from 18 to 24, 25.1% from 25 to 44, 25.9% from 45 to 64, and 13.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36.6 years. For every 100 females there were 90.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.7 males.
The Census Bureau's 2006-2010 American Community Survey showed that (in 2010 inflation-adjusted dollars) median household income was $44,925 (with a margin of error of +/- $4,459) and the median family income was $55,000 (+/- $4,433). Males had a median income of $46,186 (+/- $3,934) versus $35,336 (+/- $2,860) for females. The per capita income for the city was $23,364 (+/- $1,573). About 16.2% of families and 19.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 35.2% of those under age 18 and 7.2% of those age 65 or over.
As of the 2000 United States Census, there were 26,847 people, 10,043 households, and 7,010 families residing in the city. The population density was 633.9 people per square mile (244.8/km2). There were 10,652 housing units at an average density of 251.5 per square mile (97.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 76.13% White, 14.99% African American, 0.52% Native American, 0.80% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 5.16% from other races, and 2.37% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 11.17% of the population.
There were 10,043 households out of which 35.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.5% were married couples living together, 17.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.2% were non-families. 25.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.65 and the average family size was 2.15.
In the city the population was spread out with 27.9% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 28.8% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 12.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 89.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.3 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $40,378, and the median income for a family was $46,093. Males had a median income of $36,915 versus $26,669 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,632. About 12.1% of families and 15.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.8% of those under age 18 and 9.7% of those age 65 or over.
In 1801, Millville was first organized as a township; It became a city in 1866. Until 1913, Millville operated under a Mayor-Council form of government where the mayor was elected by the people. In 1913, a change of form of government to the Walsh Act was passed and the commission form of government became the way the city was run. Under this form of government as used in Millville, five commissioners are elected and one of these is selected from among its members to serve as the mayor.
As of 2013[update], the Millville City Commission consists of Mayor J. Tim Shannon, Commissioner of Parks and Public Property; Vice-Mayor Joseph J. Derella, Jr., Commissioner of Revenue and Finance; Dale Finch, Commissioner of Public Works; James F. Quinn, Commissioner of Public Affairs; and David W. Vanaman, Commissioner of Public Safety.
As of March 23, 2011, there were a total of 17,500 registered voters in Millville, of which 4,652 (26.6%) were registered as Democrats, 2,802 (16.0%) were registered as Republicans and 10,033 (57.3%) were registered as Unaffiliated. There were 13 voters registered to other parties.
In the 2008 presidential election, Democrat Barack Obama received 57.6% of the vote here (6,523 cast), ahead of Republican John McCain, who received 39.8% (4,515 votes), with 11,330 ballots cast among the city's 17,715 registered voters, for a turnout of 64.0%. In the 2004 presidential election, Democrat John Kerry received 50.9% of the vote here (5,082 ballots cast), outpolling Republican George W. Bush, who received around 46.8% (4,677 votes), with 9,992 ballots cast among the city's 15,685 registered voters, for a turnout percentage of 63.7.
In the 2009 gubernatorial election, Democrat Jon Corzine received 48.4% of the vote here (3,169 ballots cast), ahead of both Republican Chris Christie with 40.9% (2,675 votes) and Independent Chris Daggett with 6.9% (453 votes), with 6,541 ballots cast among the city's 17,167 registered voters, yielding a 38.1% turnout.
Federal, state and county representation
New Jersey's Second Congressional District is represented by Frank LoBiondo (R, Ventnor City). 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) and Bob Menendez (D, North Bergen).
The 1st Legislative District of the New Jersey Legislature is represented in the State Senate by Jeff Van Drew (D, Dennis Township) and in the General Assembly by Nelson Albano (D, Vineland) and Bob Andrzejczak (D, Middle Township). Matthew W. Milam (D, Vineland) resigned from his seat in the Assembly as of February 28, 2013, and was replaced by Andrzejczak who was sworn into office in March after being selected by Democratic committee members from Atlantic, Cape May and Cumberland counties. The Governor of New Jersey is Chris Christie (R, Mendham Township). The Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey is Kim Guadagno (R, Monmouth Beach).
Cumberland County is governed by a seven-member Board of Chosen Freeholders, who are elected at-large in partisan elections to serve staggered three-year terms in office, with two or three seats coming up for election each year. At an annual reorganization meeting held each January, the freeholders select one member to serve as Freeholder Director and another as Deputy Director. As of 2013[update], Cumberland County's Freeholders (with committee chairmanship, political party, residence and term-end dates listed in parentheses) are Freeholder Director William Whelan (Public Safety; D, Bridgeton, term ends December 31, 2014). Freeholder Deputy Director Douglas M. Long (NA; D, Upper Deerfield Township, 2015), Joseph Derella (NA; D, Millville, 2015), Samuel L. Fiocchi, Sr. (Public Property & Personnel; R, Vineland, 2013), Carl W. Kirstein (NA; R, Bridgeton, 2013), Carol Musso (Health; D, Deerfield Township, 2014), Tony Surace (Public Works; D, Millville, 2014), The county's constitutional officers are County Clerk Gloria Noto (Vineland, 2014), Sheriff Robert A. Austino (Vineland, 2014) and Surrogate Douglas M. Rainear (Bridgeton, 2013).
Millville Public Schools serves students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade. The district is one of 31 Abbott districts statewide, which are now referred to as "SDA Districts" based on the requirement for the state to cover all costs for school building and renovation projects in these districts under the supervision of the New Jersey Schools Development Authority.
Schools in the district (with 2010-11 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics) are Child Family Center (622 students) for preschool, six K-5 elementary schools — Bacon Elementary School (330), Holly Heights Elementary School (534), Mt. Pleasant Elementary School (249), Rieck Avenue Elementary School (477), Silver Run Elementary School (572) and Wood Elementary School (274) — Lakeside Middle School for grades 6-8 (1,109), Memorial High School for grades 9 and half of 10th (740) and Millville Senior High School for grades 11, 12, and the other half of the 10th grade (1,114). Millville Senior High Alternative School also serves students in grades 9-12.
St. Mary Magdalen School is a Catholic school serving children in grades K-8 operating under the auspices of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Camden. The school opened in 1882 with an enrollment of 45 students. Former Camden Bishop Joseph Galante announced in January 2012 that the school would close in June due to poor finances resulting from a declining student body.
Portions of Millville are part of an Urban Enterprise Zone. In addition to other benefits to encourage employment within the Zone, shoppers can take advantage of a reduced 3½% sales tax rate (versus the 7% rate charged statewide) at eligible merchants.
Known as "Shingle Landing" in its earliest days, a sawmill was believed to have existed at Leaming's Mill at around 1720. The area also had a public road, a boat landing, and a bridge-like structure.
In 1790, Joseph Smith and Henry Drinker purchased 24,000 acres (97 km2) of land known as the Union Mills Tract. They also formed the Union Estates Company and built lumber mills along the Maurice River and established a dam to power these new mills. Joseph Buck, an American Revolutionary War veteran who served under General George Washington, was part of a group that purchased the land in the area and laid out the plans for what would become Millville.
In the early 1850s, the Smith and Wood Iron Foundry and New Jersey Mills were constructed. In 1860, a bleachery and dye house were added to New Jersey Mills, which then became Millville Manufacturing. David Wood then constructed a dam, forming the largest man-made lake in the state, which powered the entire manufacturing organization. By 1870, the mill had 600 employees, and in 40 years this number doubled.
In 1862, Charles K. Landis laid out the city of Vineland about two and a half miles east of the Maurice River. In 1864, Vineland was separated from Millville Township and joined the new Landis Township.
The Millville Airport was dedicated "America's First Defense Airport" on August 2, 1941, by local, state, and federal officials. In less than a year, construction of military base facilities began, and in January 1943, the Millville Army Air Field opened as a gunnery school for fighter pilots. Gunnery training began with Curtiss P-40 Warhawk aircraft, but after a few weeks was changed over to the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt. During its three-year existence, thousands of soldiers and civilians served here, with about 1,500 pilots receiving advanced fighter training in the Thunderbolt.
Following World War II, the airfield was declared excess to the governments needs, and returned to the City of Millville. Most of the airport buildings were converted to apartments for the many veterans returning from the war. The last of the apartments vanished in the early 1970s, and the airport soon became a hub of industry and aviation for Southern New Jersey.
Up to the late 1990s the Millville downtown area was depressed and somewhat isolated, examples including the abandoned Levoy Theatre and Wheaton Glass Factory, with investors reluctant to venture in its development. Major redevelopment has occurred in the past several years; establishing the scenic Riverfront and Downtown areas into an artists' haven including many studios, shops and restaurants. Older abandoned buildings have been restored with continued major development is planned.
Today Millville has an arts district named the Glasstown Arts District. A public art center with galleries and studios is the hub of activity, and is open six days a week. Seven full-time galleries and ten part-time galleries and studios are open mostly on weekends and on the third Friday of each month. WheatonArts and the Creative Glass Center of America includes a major collection of early American glass with contemporary glass from CGCA Fellows and working glass artists in a restored 19th century glass factory. The Levoy Theatre successfully re-opened on September 9, 2012
NJ Transit has several bus routes that service the Millville region.
Notable current and former residents of Millville include:
- A. R. Ammons (1926–2001), author and poet, winner of the National Book Award.
- Fred Pierce Corson (1896−1985), a Bishop of The Methodist Church.
- Julie Ann Dawson (born 1971), a horror fiction writer, RPG designer, and publisher.
- Graham Fenton, professional actor who has appeared in Jersey Boys on Broadway.
- Merritt Gant (born 1971), guitarist for metal band Overkill.
- Leon Henderson (1895–1986), administrator of the Office of Price Administration from 1941 to 1942.
- Dwayne Hendricks (born 1986), professional football player, currently on the New York Giants.
- James R. Hurley (born 1932), politician.
- Claudia E. McCarthy (born 1949), New Jersey Hall Of Fame Coach who holds the South Jersey record for field hockey coaching wins.
- William A. McKeighan (1842–1895), Nebraska Populist politician.
- Steve Romanik (1924–2009), played collegiate football for the Villanova Wildcats, and played quarterback in the NFL from 1950-1954 for the Chicago Bears and Chicago Cardinals.
- Hannah Whitall Smith (1832–1911), a lay speaker and author in the Holiness movement in the United States and the Higher Life movement in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.
- Logan Pearsall Smith (1865–1946), essayist and critic.
- Edward C. Stokes (1860–1942) Governor of New Jersey 1905-1908.
- Mike Trout (born 1991), Major League Baseball player for Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim .
- Frank H. Wheaton, Sr. (1881–1983), known as the "dean of American Glassware" during his tenure as Wheaton Industries president.
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- Kubersky, Seth. "Live Active Culture", Orlando Weekly, May 7, 2009. Accessed March 29, 2011. "I spent a few minutes on the phone with Graham Fenton, one of the performers helping to tell that story. Fenton is no stranger to Orlando: A fellow Jersey boy (raised about an hour south of Philly in Millville, N.J.), Graham moved here after attending Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Mellon University when his wife, Nicole Kaplan, was cast in Finding Nemo, the Musical at Disney’s Animal Kingdom."
- Laday, Jason. "Merritt's Music is opening on High Street in Millville", The News of Cumberland County, July 10, 2009. Accessed March 29, 2011. "Guitarist and Millville native son Merritt Gant, best known for his work with thrash-metal band Overkill in the early 1990s, is poised to open his own guitar shop on High Street."
- "Up Again Henderson", Time (magazine), May 1, 1939. Accessed October 1, 2007. "As a boy out of Millville, N. J., he worked his way through Swarthmore College, played basketball and football there."
- Weinberg, David. "Millville's Hendricks signs free-agent deal with Giants", The Press of Atlantic City, April 28, 2009. Accessed January 17, 2011.
- James R. Hurley profile, The Political Graveyard. Accessed May 30, 2007.
- Staff. "Millville's Claudia McCarthy sets coaching record for wins", Daily Journal (New Jersey), September 17, 2009. Accessed May 21, 2012. "Millville's Claudia McCarthy claimed her 479th career win Thursday, establishing the South Jersey all-time record for victories by a field hockey coach after the host Thunderbolts knocked off Absegami, 2-0."
- William Arthur McKeighan, Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Accessed December 30, 2007.
- Gray, Matt. "Former NFL player, city commissioner Steve Romanik dies", The News of Cumberland County, September 16, 2009. Accessed March 29, 2011. "Former Millville City Commissioner and Chicago Bears quarterback Steve Romanik died this morning, according to his family.... Romanik described his father as someone who was proud to serve Millville, and proud of his inductions into both the Millville Thunderbolt Club Hall of Fame and the Villanova University Football Hall of Fame."
- Steve Romanik, database Football. Accessed October 24, 2007.
- Hannah Whitall Smith 1832 - 1911: Author, Evangelist, Tentmaker.org. Accessed March 29, 2011. "From 1864 to 1868 Robert and Hannah Smith lived in Millville, New Jersey. Robert managed Hannah’s father’s business, the Whitall, Tatum, & Company glass factories."
- Logan Pearsall Smith Manuscripts, 1881-1943, Kent State University. Accessed February 11, 2008.
- Edward C Stokes - Governors of New Jersey, New Jersey State Library. Accessed March 29, 2011.
- McGarry, Michael. "Millville's Mike Trout could be newest Angel in the outfield", The Press of Atlantic City, June 10, 2009. Accessed January 12, 2011.
- Staff. "Millville puts on parade as glass maker turns 100", The Baltimore Sun, March 17, 1981. Accessed March 29, 2011. "Frank H. Wheaton, Sr., chairman of Wheaton industries and dean of American glass manufacturing, turned 100 years old yesterday amid much fanfare from residents of this southern New Jersey city."
- Millville City website
- Millville Public Schools
- Millville Public Schools's 2010–11 School Report Card from the New Jersey Department of Education
- Data for the Millville Public Schools, National Center for Education Statistics