Boonton, NJ
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Boonton, NJ crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Boonton is safer than 66% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New Jersey, only on the order of 41% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Boonton. If you live in Boonton, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 91. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Boonton's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Boonton is one in 938.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Boonton 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 Boonton than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 100.

Boonton Crime Data

 
Crime Index

66

(100 is safest)


Safer than 66% of U.S. Cities

Boonton Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

9

84

93

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.07

9.95

11.02

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Boonton 1.07
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 938

in Boonton

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Boonton VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,441
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 3 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.36 0.36 0.36
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
Boonton 9.95
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 100

in Boonton

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Boonton Property CRIMES
Population: 8,441
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 5 75 4
Rate per 1,000 0.59 8.89 0.47
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

Boonton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Boonton 37
New Jersey 69