Reported Annual Crime In North Wildwood

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorth Wildwood/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime196n/a (estimate)5,0151,8822,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorth Wildwood/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.14.9
Rape1n/a25.615.338.6
Robbery2n/a51.2108.6101.9
Assault7n/a179.1127.4237.8
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)256255373
Burglary19n/a486.2312.1491.4
Theft163n/a4,170.91,182.91,775.4
Vehicle theft4n/a102.4131.5220.2
Property crime186n/a (estimate)4,7591,6272,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in North Wildwood, NJ is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 167% higher than the average of crimes committed in New Jersey. It is also 75% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, North Wildwood, NJ shows a crime rate that is equal to the New Jersey average. The crime rate is also 31% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, North Wildwood, NJ is shown to be 193% higher than the New Jersey average and 91% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in North Wildwood is 75% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 13.74 daily crimes that occur in North Wildwood.
  • North Wildwood is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
  • In North Wildwood you have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in North Wildwood has decreased by 25%.

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Daily Crime In North Wildwood (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in North Wildwood, NJ per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for New Jersey as well as national figures. In North Wildwood, NJ the total number of daily crimes is 2.67 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.75 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in North Wildwood, NJ are 1.00 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.46 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, North Wildwood, NJ has a daily crime rate that is 2.93 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.91 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is North Wildwood (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of North Wildwood, NJ compared to every other city in New Jersey as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that North Wildwood, NJ ranks safer than 11% of every city located within New Jersey along with 23% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in New Jersey and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than North Wildwood, NJ. As a result, North Wildwood, NJ is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in North Wildwood

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in North Wildwood is 1 in 391
The chance of being a victim of property crime in North Wildwood is 1 in 22
The chance of being a victim of crime in North Wildwood is 1 in 20
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in North Wildwood, NJ? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in North Wildwood, NJ, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 391. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 22 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in North Wildwood, NJ is 1 in 20.

Year Over Year Crime In North Wildwood (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether North Wildwood, NJ is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in North Wildwood, NJ has increased by 45%, while the property crime rate in North Wildwood, NJ has decreased by 27% year over year. The number of total crimes in North Wildwood, NJ has decreased by 25% year over year.

North Wildwood police department

ItemNorth WildwoodNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3414,540556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents8.45.73.3
There are a total of 34 North Wildwood police officers. This results in 8.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 49.1% greater than the New Jersey average and 158.1% greater than the National average.

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
Diamond Beach, NJ145103657760
Strathmere, NJ106103657760
Erma, NJ2,082103660763
Rio Grande, NJ2,353120763883
North Cape May, NJ2,860124792917
North Wildwood, NJ3,9952564,7595,015

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Source: The North Wildwood, 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.