Reported Annual Crime In Mendham

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 peopleMendham/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime18n/a (estimate)3601,7842,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMendham/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.65.3
Rape0n/a0.016.741.7
Robbery0n/a0.087.798.0
Assault1n/a20.0120.8248.9
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)20229383
Burglary7n/a139.8265.3430.4
Theft7n/a139.81,155.11,694.4
Vehicle theft3n/a59.9135.1237.4
Property crime17n/a (estimate)3401,5562,362

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The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Mendham, NJ for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Mendham, NJ is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Mendham, NJ crime rates are 80% lower than in comparison to the New Jersey mean and are 87% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Mendham, NJ has a rate that is 91% lower than the New Jersey average; compared to the United States, it is 95% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Mendham, NJ is 78% lower than its state's mean, and 86% lower than the country's average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Mendham is 87% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 0.99 daily crimes that occur in Mendham.
  • Mendham is safer than 94% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Mendham you have a 1 in 279 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Mendham has increased by 12%.

Compare Mendham, NJ Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Mendham (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Mendham, NJ per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for New Jersey and on a national scale. In Mendham, NJ the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 4.96 times less than the New Jersey average and 7.63 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Mendham, NJ is 11.45 times less than the New Jersey average and 19.17 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Mendham, NJ has a constant daily crime rate that is 4.58 times less than the New Jersey average and 6.96 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Mendham (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Mendham, NJ area in comparison to other New Jersey communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Mendham, NJ being safer than 91% of cities in New Jersey and 94% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking New Jersey cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Mendham, NJ. In conclusion, Mendham, NJ now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mendham

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mendham is 1 in 5007
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mendham is 1 in 295
The chance of being a victim of crime in Mendham is 1 in 279
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Mendham, NJ? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Mendham, NJ you have a 1 in 5007 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 295 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 279 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Mendham, NJ.

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

The year over year crime rate for Mendham, NJ is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Mendham, 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 decreased by 67% in Mendham, NJ, while property crimes in Mendham, NJ have increased by 31%. Crimes in total for Mendham, NJ have increased by 13% year over year.

Mendham police department

ItemMendhamNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1214,540558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.45.73.3
There are a total of 12 Mendham police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 57.8% less than the New Jersey average and 26.7% less 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
Califon, NJ1,3400189189
Peapack and Gladstone, NJ2,58836244280
Kinnelon, NJ10,23949341389
White House Station, NJ2,02252350402
Madison, NJ16,09025408433
Fanwood, NJ7,53026423449
New Providence, NJ12,4340449449
Mendham, NJ5,01220340360

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Whiskey Creek, FL5,0112091,2871,496
Holbrook, AZ5,0118675,0235,889
Kahaluu, HI5,0091651,8612,026
Sheldon, IA5,0152941,8032,097
Port Isabel, TX5,0156584,3655,023
Mendham, NJ5,01220340360
Source: The Mendham, 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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