Atco, NJ
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Atco, NJ crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Atco is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 76% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Atco is one in 117. Compared to communities within New Jersey, Atco‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 68% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Atco has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Atco is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Atco does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Atco.

For Atco, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Atco than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1463, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Atco is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Atco than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 127.

Atco Crime Data

 
Crime Index

76

(100 is safest)


Safer than 76% of U.S. Cities

Atco Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

115

125

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.68

7.86

8.55

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Atco 0.68
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,463

in Atco

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Atco VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 14,625
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Atco 7.86
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 127

in Atco

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Atco Property CRIMES
Population: 14,625
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Atco Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Atco 7
New Jersey 69