Clementon, NJ
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The crime rate in Clementon is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 41 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 Clementon is 1 in 24. Based on FBI crime data, Clementon is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New Jersey, Clementon has a crime rate that is higher than 95% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Clementon to other communities of similar population, then Clementon crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Clementon 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 Clementon 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 Clementon.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Clementon 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 Clementon; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 247. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Clementon's rate for property crime is 37 per one thousand population. This makes Clementon 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 Clementon is one in 27.

Clementon Crime Data

 
Crime Index

10

(100 is safest)


Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Clementon Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

20

182

202

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.04

36.79

40.83

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Clementon 4.04
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 247

in Clementon

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Clementon VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,947
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 10 10
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 2.02 2.02
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
Clementon 36.79
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 27

in Clementon

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Clementon Property CRIMES
Population: 4,947
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 66 112 4
Rate per 1,000 13.34 22.64 0.81
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

Clementon Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Clementon 102
New Jersey 69