Reported Annual Crime In Dunellen

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDunellen/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime100n/a (estimate)1,3651,6132,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDunellen/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.25.0
Rape0n/a0.016.042.6
Robbery1n/a13.671.486.2
Assault2n/a27.3117.4246.8
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)41208381
Burglary14n/a191.0215.9376.0
Theft82n/a1,119.01,065.11,594.6
Vehicle theft1n/a13.6123.9228.9
Property crime97n/a (estimate)1,3241,4052,200
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Dunellen, NJ is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Dunellen, NJ. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Dunellen, NJ averages 15% lower than the rest of New Jersey while the rate of crime on a national scale is 47% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Dunellen, NJ is 80% lower than the average rate of crime in New Jersey and 89% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 6% lower than the remainder of the state of New Jersey and 40% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Dunellen, NJ area.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dunellen is 47% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.74 daily crimes that occur in Dunellen.
  • Dunellen is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dunellen you have a 1 in 74 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dunellen has increased by 84%.

Compare Dunellen, NJ Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Dunellen (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Dunellen, NJ for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for New Jersey as well as those across America as a whole. The Dunellen, NJ total amount of daily offenses is 1.18 times less than the New Jersey average and 1.89 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Dunellen, NJ is 5.08 times less than the New Jersey average, and it is 9.30 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Dunellen, NJ has a daily crime figure that is 1.06 times less than the New Jersey average and 1.66 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Dunellen (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Dunellen, NJ compared to other areas of New Jersey, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Dunellen, NJ safer than 34% when compared to other New Jersey cities, and 60% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in New Jersey, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Dunellen, NJ. At this time, Dunellen, NJ sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dunellen

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dunellen is 1 in 2443
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dunellen is 1 in 76
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dunellen is 1 in 74
      Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Dunellen, NJ? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Dunellen, NJ your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 2443. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 76 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Dunellen, NJ is 1 in 74.

      Year Over Year Crime In Dunellen (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate for Dunellen, NJ is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Dunellen, NJ has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have not changed in Dunellen, NJ, while property crimes in Dunellen, NJ have increased by 79%. Crimes in total for Dunellen, NJ have increased by 84% year over year.

      Dunellen police department

      ItemDunellenNew JerseyNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1614,540558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.25.73.3
      There are a total of 16 Dunellen police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 61.3% less than the New Jersey average and 32.6% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in New Jersey

      StateTotal offendersNew Jersey /100KNational /100K
      New Jersey4,53954266
      There are a total of 4,539 sex offenders in New Jersey. This yields a total of 54 sex offenders in New Jersey per 100,000 residents which is 80% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Matawan, NJ8,8940113113
      Ten Mile Run, NJ1,61129197226
      Peapack and Gladstone, NJ2,58833220253
      Middlebush, NJ2,57446313360
      Helmetta, NJ2,3140364364
      Chester, NJ1,5770365365
      Fanwood, NJ7,53013412425
      Dunellen, NJ7,355411,3241,365

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Forest City, NC7,3565027,7358,237
      Rathdrum, ID7,357591,1051,164
      Flatwoods, KY7,35884336420
      Navasota, TX7,3524432,1102,553
      Oak Island, NC7,3591621,0711,233
      Dunellen, NJ7,355411,3241,365
      Source: The Dunellen, NJ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.