Reported Annual Crime In Sayreville

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 peopleSayreville/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime345n/a (estimate)7661,6132,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSayreville/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.25.0
Rape3n/a6.716.042.6
Robbery6n/a13.371.486.2
Assault35n/a77.7117.4246.8
Violent crime44n/a (estimate)98208381
Burglary31n/a68.8215.9376.0
Theft236n/a523.71,065.11,594.6
Vehicle theft34n/a75.5123.9228.9
Property crime301n/a (estimate)6681,4052,200
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Sayreville, NJ. The total number of reported crimes in Sayreville, NJ is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Sayreville, NJ crime rate is 53% lower than the New Jersey average and is 70% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Sayreville, NJ has a violent crime rate that is 53% lower than the New Jersey average and 74% lower than the national average. For property crime, Sayreville, NJ is 52% lower than the New Jersey average and 70% lower than the national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Sayreville is 70% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.1 daily crimes that occur in Sayreville.
  • Sayreville is safer than 85% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Sayreville you have a 1 in 131 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Sayreville has decreased by 14%.

Compare Sayreville, NJ Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Sayreville (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Sayreville, NJ per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for New Jersey as well as national figures. In Sayreville, NJ the total number of daily crimes is 2.11 times less than the New Jersey average and 3.37 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Sayreville, NJ are 2.13 times less than the New Jersey average and 3.90 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Sayreville, NJ has a daily crime rate that is 2.10 times less than the New Jersey average and 3.29 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Sayreville (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in New Jersey and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Sayreville, NJ? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Sayreville, NJ has been ranked safer than 62% of other cities in the state of New Jersey. In addition, Sayreville, NJ is safer than 85% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all New Jersey and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Sayreville, NJ. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Sayreville, NJ is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sayreville

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sayreville is 1 in 1025
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sayreville is 1 in 150
The chance of being a victim of crime in Sayreville is 1 in 131
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Sayreville, 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 Sayreville, NJ, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 1025. 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 150 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 Sayreville, NJ is 1 in 131.

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

A good indicator of whether Sayreville, 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 Sayreville, NJ has increased by 48%, while the property crime rate in Sayreville, NJ has decreased by 19% year over year. The number of total crimes in Sayreville, NJ has decreased by 14% year over year.

Sayreville police department

ItemSayrevilleNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)10014,540558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.35.73.3
There are a total of 100 Sayreville police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59% less than the New Jersey average and 28.7% 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
Matawan, NJ8,8940113113
Ten Mile Run, NJ1,61129197226
Cranbury, NJ2,25633220253
Princeton Junction, NJ2,50333220253
Middlebush, NJ2,57446313360
Helmetta, NJ2,3140364364
Fanwood, NJ7,53013412425
Sayreville, NJ44,26098668766

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Attleboro, MA44,1212191,1831,402
Sayreville, NJ44,26098668766
Source: The Sayreville, 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.
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