Roxbury Township, New Jersey

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Roxbury Township, New Jersey
Township
Township of Roxbury
Roxbury Township highlighted in Morris County. Inset map: Morris County highlighted in the State of New Jersey.
Roxbury Township highlighted in Morris County. Inset map: Morris County highlighted in the State of New Jersey.
Census Bureau map of Roxbury Township, New Jersey
Census Bureau map of Roxbury Township, New Jersey
Coordinates: 40°53′18″N 74°39′03″W / 40.888304°N 74.650869°W / 40.888304; -74.650869Coordinates: 40°53′18″N 74°39′03″W / 40.888304°N 74.650869°W / 40.888304; -74.650869[1][2]
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Morris
Established December 24, 1740
Incorporated February 21, 1798
Government[6]
 • Type Faulkner Act (Council-Manager)
 • Mayor Fred Hall (term ends March 1, 2013)[3]
 • Manager Christopher Raths[4]
 • Clerk Amy Rhead[5]
Area[2]
 • Total 21.888 sq mi (56.691 km2)
 • Land 20.827 sq mi (53.942 km2)
 • Water 1.061 sq mi (2.749 km2)  4.85%
Area rank 128th of 566 in state
7th of 39 in county[2]
Elevation[7] 837 ft (255 m)
Population (2010 Census)[8][9][10]
 • Total 23,324
 • Estimate (2012[11]) 23,536
 • Rank 107th of 566 in state
5th of 39 in county[12]
 • Density 1,119.9/sq mi (432.4/km2)
 • Density rank 367th of 566 in state
27th of 39 in county[12]
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (EDT) (UTC-4)
ZIP code 07852 - Ledgewood[13]
Area code(s) 973
FIPS code 3402764980[14][2][15]
GNIS feature ID 0882203[16][2]
Website http://roxburynj.us

Roxbury Township is a township in Morris County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 23,324,[8][9][10] reflecting a decline of 559 (-2.3%) from the 23,883 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 3,454 (+16.9%) from the 20,429 counted in the 1990 Census.[17] Roxbury Township is located approximately 36 miles (58 km) west-northwest of New York City, 27 miles (43 km) west-northwest of Newark, New Jersey and 26 miles (42 km) east of the Delaware Water Gap on the border of New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Roxbury Township was formed on December 24, 1740, from portions of Morris Township, and was formally incorporated as a township by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on February 21, 1798, as part of the state's initial group of 104 townships. Portions of the township were taken to form Mendham Township (March 29, 1749), Washington Township (April 2, 1798), Chester Township (April 1, 1799), Jefferson Township (February 11, 1804), Mount Olive Township (March 22, 1871), Mount Arlington (November 3, 1890) and Netcong (October 23, 1894).[18]

Kenvil (2010 Census population of 3,009[19]) and Succasunna (2010 Census population of 9,152[20]) are census-designated places and unincorporated areas located within the township.[21][22][23] As of the 2000 United States Census, the two CDPs were consolidated as Succasunna-Kenvil,[23] which had a 2000 Census population of 12,569.[24] The Township of Roxbury includes other unincorporated communities and neighborhoods including Berkshire Valley, Landing, Ledgewood and Port Morris.

Ledgewood Mall (with a gross leasable area of 518,246 square feet (48,146.6 m2)[25]) and Roxbury Mall (with a GLA of 706,000 square feet (65,600 m2)[26]) are regional shopping malls located within the township.

Tom's Diner was featured in the music video from Time After Time by Cyndi Lauper.[27]

Geography[edit]

Roxbury Township is located at 40°53′18″N 74°39′03″W / 40.888304°N 74.650869°W / 40.888304; -74.650869 (40.888304,-74.650869). According to the United States Census Bureau, the township had a total area of 21.888 square miles (56.691 km2), of which, 20.827 square miles (53.942 km2) of it is land and 1.061 square miles (2.749 km2) of it (4.85%) is water.[1][2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1810 1,563 *
1820 1,792 14.7%
1830 2,262 26.2%
1840 2,231 −1.4%
1850 2,269 1.7%
1860 2,865 26.3%
1870 3,320 15.9%
1880 2,139 * −35.6%
1890 2,739 28.1%
1900 2,185 * −20.2%
1910 2,414 10.5%
1920 2,976 23.3%
1930 3,879 30.3%
1940 4,455 14.8%
1950 5,707 28.1%
1960 9,983 74.9%
1970 15,754 57.8%
1980 18,878 19.8%
1990 20,429 8.2%
2000 23,883 16.9%
2010 23,324 −2.3%
Est. 2012 23,536 [11] 0.9%
Population sources:
1810-1920[28] 1840[29] 1850-1870[30]
1850[31] 1870[32] 1880-1890[33]
1890-1910[34] 1910-1930[35]
1930-1990[36] 2000[37][38] 2010[8][9][10]
* = Lost territory in previous decade.[18]

2010 Census[edit]

At the 2010 United States Census, there were 23,324 people, 8,292 households, and 6,484 families residing in the township. The population density was 1,119.9 per square mile (432.4 /km2). There were 8,582 housing units at an average density of 412.1 per square mile (159.1 /km2). The racial makeup of the township was 88.21% (20,573) White, 2.34% (546) Black or African American, 0.09% (22) Native American, 5.77% (1,346) Asian, 0.05% (12) Pacific Islander, 1.55% (362) from other races, and 1.99% (463) from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 8.93% (2,083) of the population.[8]

There were 8,292 households, of which 36.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.6% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.8% were non-families. 18.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.19.[8]

In the township, 24.6% of the population were under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 23.6% from 25 to 44, 32.4% from 45 to 64, and 12.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41.9 years. For every 100 females there were 95.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.5 males.[8]

The Census Bureau's 2006-2010 American Community Survey showed that (in 2010 inflation-adjusted dollars) median household income was $95,676 (with a margin of error of +/- $5,626) and the median family income was $110,538 (+/- $6,156). Males had a median income of $75,417 (+/- $7,299) versus $47,556 (+/- $4,775) for females. The per capita income for the borough was $38,576 (+/- $2,305). About 2.5% of families and 3.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.0% of those under age 18 and 5.2% of those age 65 or over.[39]

2000 Census[edit]

As of the 2000 United States Census[14] there were 23,883 people, 8,364 households, and 6,532 families residing in the township. The population density was 1,117.4 people per square mile (431.5/km2). There were 8,550 housing units at an average density of 400.0 per square mile (154.5/km2). The racial makeup of the township was 86.57% White, 10.91% Black or African American, 0.15% Native American, 2.58% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 0.68% from other races, and 0.04% from two or more races. 8.83% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.[37][38]

There were 8,364 households out of which 39.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.8% were married couples living together, 8.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.9% were non-families. 17.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.84 and the average family size was 3.25.[37][38]

In the township the population was spread out with 27.0% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 31.4% from 25 to 44, 25.7% from 45 to 64, and 9.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 95.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.0 males.[37][38]

The median income for a household in the township was $72,982, and the median income for a family was $83,409. Males had a median income of $59,488 versus $36,353 for females. The per capita income for the township was $30,174. About 2.1% of families and 2.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.2% of those under age 18 and 3.1% of those age 65 or over.[37][38]

Crime[edit]

According to the 2008 New Jersey State Police Uniform Crime Report, crime had declined in Roxbury Township versus 2007 data.[40] There was an uptick in crime for 2009.

Crime for 2009 (Source: FBI)
Population Violent crime Murder and non-negligent man-slaughter Forcible rape Robbery Aggravated assault Property crime Burglary Larceny-theft Motor vehicle theft Arson
23,311 17 0 3 3 11 299 56 230 13 0

Government[edit]

Local government[edit]

Roxbury Township operates under the Council-Manager form of Government under the Faulkner Act. The Township Council consists of seven elected officials. Council members are elected for four-year terms on a staggered basis from the population at large in partisan elections. The mayor and deputy mayor are chosen from within the council by the members of the council at a reorganization meeting held each year during the first week in January.[6] The manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations associated with all municipal activities. The manager directs, administers and coordinates the activities of the municipality in full support of policies, goals and objectives established by the governing body.

As of 2012, the members of Roxbury's Township Council are Mayor Fred Hall (R, Ward 3; term ends December 31, 2015), Deputy Mayor Kathy DeFillippo (R, at-large; 2013), Gary Behrens (R, Ward 2; 2015), Mark Crowley (R, at-large; 2012), Jim Rilee (R, at-large; 2013), Martin Schmidt (R, Ward 4; 2015) and Richard Zoschak (R, Ward 1; 2015).[41][42]

Federal, state and county representation[edit]

Roxbury Township is located in the 7th Congressional District[43] and is part of New Jersey's 25th state legislative district.[9][44][45] Prior to the 2010 Census, Roxbury Township had been part of the 11th Congressional District, a change made by the New Jersey Redistricting Commission that took effect in January 2013, based on the results of the November 2012 general elections.[46]

New Jersey's Seventh Congressional District is represented by Leonard Lance (R, Clinton Township).[47] 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)[48][49] and Bob Menendez (D, North Bergen).[50][51]

For the 2014-2015 Session, the 25th Legislative District of the New Jersey Legislature is represented in the State Senate by Anthony Bucco (R, Boonton Town) and in the General Assembly by Tony Bucco (R, Boonton Township) and Michael Patrick Carroll (R, Morris Township).[52][53] The Governor of New Jersey is Chris Christie (R, Mendham Township).[54] The Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey is Kim Guadagno (R, Monmouth Beach).[55]

Morris County is governed by a seven-member Board of Chosen Freeholders, who are elected at-large to three-year terms of office on a staggered basis, with two or three seats coming up for election each year.[56] As of 2011, Morris County's Freeholders are Freeholder Director William J. Chegwidden (Wharton),[57] Deputy Freeholder Director Douglas R. Cabana (Boonton Township),[58] Gene F. Feyl (Denville),[59] Ann F. Grassi (Parsippany-Troy Hills),[60] Thomas J. Mastrangelo (Montville),[61] John J. Murphy (Morris Township)[62] and Hank Lyon (Montville Township),[63][64]

Politics[edit]

As of March 23, 2011, there were a total of 15,471 registered voters in Roxbury Township, of which 3,010 (19.5%) were registered as Democrats, 5,307 (34.3%) were registered as Republicans and 7,145 (46.2%) were registered as Unaffiliated. There were 9 voters registered to other parties.[65]

In the 2008 presidential election, Republican John McCain received 58.3% of the vote here (7,182 cast), ahead of Democrat Barack Obama with 40.2% (4,952 votes) and other candidates with 0.9% (112 votes), among the 12,321 ballots cast by the township's 15,934 registered voters, for a turnout of 77.3%.[66] In the 2004 presidential election, Republican George W. Bush received 61.5% of the vote here (7,270 ballots cast), outpolling Democrat John Kerry with 37.3% (4,411 votes) and other candidates with 0.7% (113 votes), among the 11,816 ballots cast by the township's 15,469 registered voters, for a turnout percentage of 76.4.[67]

In the 2009 gubernatorial election, Republican Chris Christie received 65.3% of the vote here (5,306 ballots cast), ahead of Democrat Jon Corzine with 25.6% (2,081 votes), Independent Chris Daggett with 8.0% (646 votes) and other candidates with 0.6% (45 votes), among the 8,120 ballots cast by the township's 15,686 registered voters, yielding a 51.8% turnout.[68]

Education[edit]

The Roxbury School District serves public school students in Kindergarten through twelfth grade. Schools in the district consists of the following (with 2010-11 enrollment data from the National Center for Education Statistics[69]) are four K-4 elementary schools — Franklin Elementary School[70] (349 students), Jefferson Elementary School[71] (424), Kennedy Elementary School[72] (257) and Nixon Elementary School[73] (297) — Lincoln / Roosevelt School[74] for grades 5 and 6 (650), Eisenhower Middle School[75] for grades 7 and 8 (666) and Roxbury High School[76] for grades 9-12 (1,499).[77][78]

The district's high school serves students from Roxbury, as well as Mount Arlington, who attend as part of a sending/receiving relationship with the Mount Arlington School District.[79]

Established in 1963, St. Therese School is a Catholic school operated under the auspices of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Paterson.[80][81]

Transportation[edit]

Interstate 80, U.S. Route 46, U.S. Route 206, Route 10 and Route 183 all pass through the township.

The Lake Hopatcong New Jersey Transit station is served by the Morristown Line and the Montclair-Boonton Line, with service to Hoboken Terminal or to Pennsylvania Station in Midtown Manhattan via Midtown Direct which requires a transfer at Dover or Montclair State University.

Morristown & Erie Railway's Chester Branch and High Bridge Branch freight lines run through the township on weekdays.

Port Morris was the starting point for the Lackawanna Cut-Off, an engineering marvel constructed by the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad between 1908-1911. New Jersey Transit is considering plans to restore passenger service on the route between The Poconos and Hoboken Terminal.[82]

NJ Transit bus route 875 provides limited service between the Ledgewood Mall, Dover, and Morristown, in addition to New Jersey Transit local bus service on the MCM5 route.[83] Lakeland Bus Lines stops in the Landing section of town providing service to and from the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Midtown Manhattan.

Notable people[edit]

Notable current and former residents of Roxbury Township include:

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