Bronx County

Bronx County, New York

851 Grand Concourse Suite 301
Bronx, NY 10451
Phone: (718) 590-3500
Fax: (718) 590-3537

Established Apr 19, 1912 from New York County. The county is coterminous with the borough of the Bronx, part of New York City. The only borough of New York City that is not on an island. Name Origin: For Jonas Bronck or Bronk (?-1643), the first European settler north of the Harlem River. His farm was called "Broncksland." the borough is usually called "The Bronx."

Area (sq mi):: 57.43 (land 42.03; water 15.40) Population per square mile: 32300.50
Population 2005: 1,357,589 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 10.70% Population 2000: 1,332,650 (White 14.50%; Black or African American 35.60%; Hispanic or Latino 48.40%; Asian 3.00%; Other 31.50%). Foreign born: 29.00%. Median age: 31.20
Income 2000: per capita $13,959; median household $27,611; Population below poverty level: 30.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,343-$21,611
Unemployment (2004): 9.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 43.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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They are also close to several major employment centers including Yankee Stadium, Fordham University, the Bronx County Courthouse and Lehman College.
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Aaron Filler's firm, Tensor Law, filed the lawsuit Friday in Los Angeles against Weinstein, his company and attorney Michael Rubin, a former New York City assistant district attorney for Bronx County.
Plaintiff appeals from an order of the Civil Court of the City of New York, Bronx county (Anthony Cannataro, J.
They embarked on an exploration of their notion of identity, based on their own life experiences as immigrants themselves, or as American-born children of immigrants in The Bronx county of New York.
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97) The earliest published decision, in a New York sex offender civil management proceeding, to address the issue of the professional reliability exception (and the admissibility of material upon which the expert relied) was in 2007 in a probable cause hearing before a Supreme Court in Bronx County in State v.
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COURT'S OPINION: The Supreme Court of New York, First Department, entered judgment affirming the order of the Supreme Court, Bronx County, which had denied Nurse Russo's motion for summary judgment.
A politician at heart, Friedman has already sent out a biography to his fellow residents, listing accomplishments including having served as Bronx County prosecutor, counsel to the majority leader of the New York City Council and deputy mayor for Intergovernmental Affairs.