Reported Annual Crime In Glen Ridge

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 peopleGlen Ridge/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime159n/a (estimate)2,0861,6132,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGlen Ridge/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.25.0
Rape0n/a0.016.042.6
Robbery1n/a13.171.486.2
Assault0n/a0.0117.4246.8
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)13208381
Burglary24n/a314.9215.9376.0
Theft121n/a1,587.51,065.11,594.6
Vehicle theft13n/a170.6123.9228.9
Property crime158n/a (estimate)2,0731,4052,200
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Glen Ridge, 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 Glen Ridge, 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 Glen Ridge, NJ averages 29% higher than the rest of New Jersey while the rate of crime on a national scale is 19% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Glen Ridge, NJ is 94% lower than the average rate of crime in New Jersey and 97% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 48% higher than the remainder of the state of New Jersey and 6% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Glen Ridge, NJ area.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Glen Ridge is 19% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.72 daily crimes that occur in Glen Ridge.
  • Glen Ridge is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Glen Ridge you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Glen Ridge has decreased by 2%.

Compare Glen Ridge, NJ Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Glen Ridge (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Glen Ridge, NJ per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for New Jersey and on a national scale. In Glen Ridge, NJ the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.29 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.24 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Glen Ridge, NJ is 15.86 times less than the New Jersey average and 29.01 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Glen Ridge, NJ has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.48 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.06 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Glen Ridge (higher is better)

      How safe is Glen Ridge, NJ compared to other cities in New Jersey and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Glen Ridge, NJ is safer than 36% of the cities in New Jersey and 62% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in New Jersey and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Glen Ridge, NJ. Overall, Glen Ridge, NJ is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Glen Ridge

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Glen Ridge is 1 in 7623
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Glen Ridge is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Glen Ridge is 1 in 48
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Glen Ridge, NJ? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Glen Ridge, NJ you have a 1 in 7623 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Glen Ridge, NJ.

      Year Over Year Crime In Glen Ridge (per 100,000 people)

      Determining whether Glen Ridge, NJ is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Glen Ridge, NJ has decreased by 75% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has not changed year over year. Total crimes for Glen Ridge, NJ has decreased by 2% in the same time frame.

      Glen Ridge police department

      ItemGlen RidgeNew JerseyNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2714,540558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.65.73.3
      There are a total of 27 Glen Ridge police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37% less than the New Jersey average and 9.6% greater 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
      Northvale, NJ4,80140101141
      Rockleigh, NJ5881900190
      North Caldwell, NJ6,5190208208
      Norwood, NJ5,8280257257
      Kinnelon, NJ10,23910248258
      Harrington Park, NJ4,7900271271
      Tenafly, NJ14,82127251278
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,615132,0732,086

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Morehead, KY7,615512,1482,199
      Green, OR7,6163623,6654,027
      McCook, NE7,6182791,7161,995
      Berlin, NJ7,6201731,6411,815
      Emerson, NJ7,62126469495
      Glen Ridge, NJ7,615132,0732,086
      Source: The Glen Ridge, 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.