Beachwood, NJ
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Beachwood, NJ crime analytics


Beachwood is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (61%) and also has a lower crime rate than 54% of the communities in New Jersey, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Beachwood is one in 82 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Beachwood has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Beachwood 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 Beachwood 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 Beachwood.

For Beachwood, 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 Beachwood than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2804, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Beachwood; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Beachwood Crime Data

 
Crime Index

61

(100 is safest)


Safer than 61% of U.S. Cities

Beachwood Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

133

137

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.36

11.86

12.22

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Beachwood 0.36
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,804

in Beachwood

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Beachwood VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,214
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.09 0.27
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
Beachwood 11.86
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 84

in Beachwood

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Beachwood Property CRIMES
Population: 11,214
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 34 99 0
Rate per 1,000 3.03 8.83 0.00
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

Beachwood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Beachwood 48
New Jersey 69