Reported Annual Crime In Journal Square

StatisticReportedincidentsJournal Square/100k peopleJersey City/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime5,6122,450 (estimate)2,1161,8822,860
StatisticReportedincidentsJournal Square/100k peopleJersey City/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder27n/a10.24.14.9
Rape97n/a36.615.338.6
Robbery549n/a207.0108.6101.9
Assault710n/a267.8127.4237.8
Violent crime1,383604 (estimate)522255373
Burglary976n/a368.1312.1491.4
Theft2,648n/a998.61,182.91,775.4
Vehicle theft605n/a228.2131.5220.2
Property crime4,2291,846 (estimate)1,5951,6272,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Journal Square is 14% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.71 daily crimes that occur in Journal Square.
  • Journal Square is safer than 80% of the cities in the New Jersey.
  • In Journal Square you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Jersey City has decreased by 2%.

Find Real Estate Listings In Journal Square

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Journal Square

Compare Jersey City, NJ Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Journal Square (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Journal Square (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Journal Square

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Journal Square is 1 in 166
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Journal Square is 1 in 55
The chance of being a victim of crime in Journal Square is 1 in 41

Year Over Year Crime In Jersey City (per 100,000 people)

Jersey City police department

ItemJournal SquareJersey CityNew Jersey
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a94014,540
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.75.7

Sex offenders in New Jersey

StateTotal offendersNew Jersey /100KNational /100K
New Jersey3,92447222
There are a total of 3,924 sex offenders in New Jersey. This yields a total of 47 sex offenders in New Jersey per 100,000 residents which is 79% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Wood-Ridge, NJ8,24935347381
Cresskill, NJ8,66911375387
Ridgefield, NJ11,19126388415
New Milford, NJ16,52418412430
Bergenfield, NJ27,15725447473
Jersey City, NJ255,8615221,5952,116

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fort Wayne, IN255,7843793,0583,437
Chula Vista, CA253,0312661,7422,007
Buffalo, NY259,9591,1194,3305,449
Orlando, FL250,2249416,0166,956
St. Petersburg, FL248,4297425,6236,365
Jersey City, NJ255,8615221,5952,116
Source: The Journal Square, Jersey City, NJ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.