Bogota, NJ
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Bogota, NJ crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Bogota is safer than 71% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New Jersey, only on the order of 37% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Bogota. If you live in Bogota, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 102. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Bogota, 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 Bogota than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1050, 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 Bogota 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 Bogota than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 114.

Bogota Crime Data

 
Crime Index

71

(100 is safest)


Safer than 71% of U.S. Cities

Bogota Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

74

82

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.95

8.81

9.76

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bogota 0.95
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,050

in Bogota

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Bogota VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,400
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.24 0.71
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
Bogota 8.81
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 114

in Bogota

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Bogota Property CRIMES
Population: 8,400
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 13 55 6
Rate per 1,000 1.55 6.55 0.71
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

Bogota Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Bogota 101
New Jersey 69