Reported Annual Crime In The Waterfront

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.
StatisticReportedincidentsThe Waterfront/100k peopleJersey City/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime6,206927 (estimate)2,3161,7842,756
StatisticReportedincidentsThe Waterfront/100k peopleJersey City/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder21n/a7.83.65.3
Rape123n/a45.916.741.7
Robbery534n/a199.387.798.0
Assault687n/a256.4120.8248.9
Violent crime1,365204 (estimate)510229394
Burglary1,119n/a417.7265.3430.4
Theft3,231n/a1,206.01,155.11,694.4
Vehicle theft491n/a183.3135.1237.4
Property crime4,841723 (estimate)1,8071,5562,362

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in The Waterfront is 66% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.54 daily crimes that occur in The Waterfront.
  • The Waterfront is safer than 95% of the cities in the New Jersey.
  • In The Waterfront you have a 1 in 108 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Jersey City has increased by 9%.

Compare Jersey City, NJ Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In The Waterfront (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is The Waterfront (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in The Waterfront

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in The Waterfront is 1 in 491
The chance of being a victim of property crime in The Waterfront is 1 in 139
The chance of being a victim of crime in The Waterfront is 1 in 108

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

Jersey City police department

ItemThe WaterfrontJersey 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
North Caldwell, NJ6,51929221251
Cresskill, NJ8,74534305339
Bergenfield, NJ27,5137369376
Tenafly, NJ14,8217434441
New Milford, NJ16,68212444456
Leonia, NJ9,13732453485
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ12,12416497513
Jersey City, NJ261,6665101,8072,316

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fort Wayne, IN260,9543583,1803,537
Chula Vista, CA260,5982981,4321,730
Orlando, FL263,3067445,4556,199
Buffalo, NY258,9891,0193,8364,855
St. Petersburg, FL253,5856984,3135,011
Jersey City, NJ261,6665101,8072,316
Source: The The Waterfront, Jersey City, NJ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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