Belle Mead, NJ
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Belle Mead, NJ crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Belle Mead is safer than 89% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New Jersey, only on the order of 17% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Belle Mead. If you live in Belle Mead, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 221. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that Belle Mead has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Belle Mead's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Belle Mead compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Belle Mead is just 5 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Belle Mead is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Belle Mead Crime Data

 
Crime Index

89

(100 is safest)


Safer than 89% of U.S. Cities

Belle Mead Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

1

1

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

4.52

4.52

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Belle Mead 0.00
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Belle Mead

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Belle Mead VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 221
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
Belle Mead 4.52
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 221

in Belle Mead

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Belle Mead Property CRIMES
Population: 221
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

Belle Mead Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Belle Mead 1
New Jersey 69