Port Republic is a city on the Mullica River, positioned in the Atlantic Area, New Jersey, United States. Given that the 2010 United States Demographics, the city had a total population of 1,115, mirroring an increase of 78 (+7.5%) from the 1,037 counted in the 2000 Demographics, which had in turn improved by 45 (+4.5%) from the 992 counted in the 1990 Census.
According to the USA Census Bureau, the city had a general area of 8.583 square miles (22.230 km2), containing 7.482 square miles (19.378 km2) of land and also 1.101 square miles (2.852 km2) of water (12.83%). Unincorporated neighborhoods, areas in addition to name situated partially or totally within the town include Chestnut Neck in addition to Unionville. The city surrounds the municipality of Galloway in the Atlantic Region, as well as both Bass River as well as Washington towns in Burlington Region.
The city is amongst 56 South Jersey areas that are consisted of within the New Jersey Pinelands National Reserve, a protected all-natural area of special ecology covering 1,100,000 acres (450,000 ha), that has been determined as an U.S.A. Biosphere Book and likewise developed by Congress in 1978 as the nation’s preliminary National Reserve. Part of the city is consisted of in the state-designated Pinelands Area, that includes parts of the Atlantic Region, together with areas in Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester in addition to Sea counties.
Port Republic runs under the City form of New Jersey municipal government, led by a Mayor as well as a seven-member City board. The Common council consists of one individual elected at-large to a four-year term in workplace as well as 6 seats made up of one participant chosen from both of the city’s 2 wards to three-year terms in a three-year cycle, each of whom are elected in partial political elections on a staggered basis as part of the November standard election.
Students in public school from preschool via 8th grade are informed by the Port Republic College Area at Port Republic Grade School. From 2014 to the 2015 academic year, the location, including one college, had an enrollment of 189 students and likewise 12.5 class educators.
Students in 9th through twelfth grades participate in Cedar Creek Senior high school, which depends on the northern area of Egg Harbor City as well as open up to students in September 2010. The institution is simply one of three secondary schools operated as part of the Greater Egg Harbor Regional Senior High School Area, which also consists of the element neighborhoods of Egg Harbor City, Galloway Territory, Hamilton Town, and also Mullica Territory, along with participates in sending/receiving links with Port Republic along with Washington Territory (Burlington County).
Cedar Creek High School is zoned to use trainees from Egg Harbor City, Mullica Location, Port Republic, as well as Washington Region. Trainees partly of Galloway and likewise Hamilton communities have the chance to participate in Cedar Creek through the school of alternative program or using participation in magnet programs supplied at Cedar Creek. Since the 2014 to 2015 school year, the secondary school had an enrollment of 910 students and additionally 66.4 course teachers, for a student to instructor proportion of 13.7 to 1.