Beverly, NJ
Crime Rates


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Beverly, NJ crime analytics

The crime rate in Beverly is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 29 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Beverly is 1 in 35. Based on FBI crime data, Beverly is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New Jersey, Beverly has a crime rate that is higher than 88% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Beverly to other communities of similar population, then Beverly crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Beverly does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Beverly 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 Beverly.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Beverly occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Beverly; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 197. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Beverly's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Beverly a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Beverly is one in 42.

Beverly Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Beverly Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Beverly 5.08
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 197

in Beverly

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Population: 2,559
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 3 9
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.39 1.17 3.52
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)

Beverly 23.84
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Beverly

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Beverly Property CRIMES
Population: 2,559
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 29 28 4
Rate per 1,000 11.33 10.94 1.56
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

Beverly Crimes Per Square Mile

Beverly 94
New Jersey 69