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towns: burlington county 2010 Census information TOWN

MAYOR

PHONE

WEBSITE

POP. 2000

POP. 2010

POP % CHANGE

ADULTS 2010

97TAB

CHILDREN 2010

HOUSING UNITS 2010

Bass River

Deborah Buzby-Cope

(609) 296-3337

bassriver-nj.org

1,510

1,443

-4.4%

1,152

291

587

Beverly

Dr. Gail G. Cook

(609) 387-1881

thecityofbeverly.com

2,661

2,577

-3.2%

1,982

595

1,086

Bordentown City

James E. Lynch Jr.

(609) 298-0604

cityofbordentown.com

3,969

3,924

-1.1%

3,202

722

2,014

Bordentown Township

Michael Dauber

(609) 298-2800

bordentowntownship.com

8,380

11,367

35.6%

8,409

2,958

4,360

Burlington City

Dr. James A. Fazzone

(609) 386-0200

burlingtonnj.us

9,736

9,920

1.9%

7,550

2,370

4,223

Burlington Township

Brian J. Carlin

(609) 386-4444

twp.burlington.nj.us

20,294

22,594

11.3%

16,558

6,036

8,105

Chesterfield

Lawrence H. Durr

(609) 298-2311

chesterfieldtwp.com

5,955

7,699

29.3%

6,328

1,371

1,601

Cinnaminson

Kathleen M. Fitzpatrick

(856) 829-6000

cinnaminsonnj.org

14,595

15,569

6.7%

12,108

3,461

5,758

Delanco

Kate Fitzpatrick

(856) 461-0561

delancotownship.com

3,237

4,283

32.3%

3,438

845

1,853

Delran

Kenneth Paris

(856) 461-7734

delrantownship.org

15,536

16,896

8.8%

12,671

4,225

6,442

Eastampton

Louise Campbell

(609) 267-5723

eastampton.com

6,202

6,069

-2.1%

4,583

1,486

2,380

Edgewater Park

Darrell Booker

(609) 877-2050

edgewaterpark-nj.com

7,864

8,881

12.9%

7,078

1,803

3,926

Evesham

Randy Brown

(856) 983-2900

twp.evesham.nj.us

42,275

45,538

7.7%

34,937

10,601

18,303

Fieldsboro

Edward G. Tyler Sr.

(609) 298-6344

fieldsboro.us

522

540

3.5%

405

135

221

Florence

William Berry

(609) 499-2525

florence-nj.gov/

10,746

12,109

12.7%

9,416

2,693

5,053

Hainesport

Michael Dickinson

(609) 267-2730

hainesporttownship.com

4,126

6,110

48.1%

4,559

1,551

2,305

Lumberton

James Conway Jr.

(609) 267-3217

lumbertontwp.com

10,461

12,559

20.1%

9,116

3,443

4,719

Mansfield

Arthur R. Puglia

(609) 298-0542

mansfieldburlington.com

5,090

8,544

67.9%

6,787

1,757

3,529

Maple Shade

Claire Volpe

(856) 779-9610

mapleshade.com

19,079

19,131

0.3%

15,603

3,528

9,186

Medford Lakes

Gregory Lackey

(609) 654-8898

medfordlakes.com

4,173

4,146

-0.7%

3,056

1,090

1,543

Community spotlight Once solely a rural enclave and today more suburban, Evesham is at the crossroads of two busy state highways, Routes 70 and 73. That intersection assumed a new look this summer when the state completely eliminated remnants of the old traffic circle and elevated traffic on Route 73 with an overpass. Marlton, the name of the original downtown village along Main Street, is often used to refer to the township. Evesham was incorporated in 1692, six days after Thomas Eves, a Quaker from Evesham, England, bought land north of Greentree Road. It is a township originally so large its

incorporated territory once included parts of Medford, Mount Laurel, Lumberton, Hainesport, Shamong and Washington Township.

MEDFORD Once a center of commerce with lumber and grist mills, Medford has tried to retain its rural identify at the edge of the Pinelands. The township was named Medford by a developer after the name of a Massachusetts town. At Christmas the quaint downtown of antique shops, restaurants and service businesses holds a Dickens festival. The township was home to

Dr. James Still, a self-taught physician who became known in the 1800s as the Black Doctor of the Pines and whose office survives. Kirby’s Mill is a now a museum on the National Register of Historic Places.

MOUNT LAUREL Mount Laurel is suburbia at the crossroads of four major highways -- the New Jersey Turnpike, Interstate 295 and state highways Route 73 and 38. It is a bedroom community with some light industrial parks on what was once mainly farmland. Some open space remains, but there is no See Page 98

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