Clinton, NJ
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Clinton, NJ crime analytics


Clinton is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (74%) and also has a lower crime rate than 66% of the communities in New Jersey, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Clinton is one in 111 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that Clinton 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. Clinton's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Clinton 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 Clinton than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 111.

Clinton Crime Data

 
Crime Index

74

(100 is safest)


Safer than 74% of U.S. Cities

Clinton Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

24

24

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

9.03

9.03

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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

1 in 10,000

in Clinton

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Clinton VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,657
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
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
Clinton 9.03
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 111

in Clinton

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Clinton Property CRIMES
Population: 2,657
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 17 0
Rate per 1,000 2.63 6.40 0.00
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

Clinton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Clinton 17
New Jersey 69