Dumont, NJ
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Dumont, NJ crime analytics


If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Dumont. With an annual crime rate of only 5 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 198. These crime statistics put Dumont in the elite group of the safest communities in the nation, and safer than approximately 87% of the cities and towns in New Jersey.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Dumont, and we found that the crime rate in Dumont is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Dumont is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Dumont, 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 Dumont than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 6000, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Dumont 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 Dumont than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 205.

Dumont Crime Data

 
Crime Index

91

(100 is safest)


Safer than 91% of U.S. Cities

Dumont Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

88

91

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.17

4.89

5.06

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dumont 0.17
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 6,000

in Dumont

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Dumont VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 18,001
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.17
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
Dumont 4.89
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 205

in Dumont

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Dumont Property CRIMES
Population: 18,001
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 75 1
Rate per 1,000 0.67 4.17 0.06
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

Dumont Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Dumont 46
New Jersey 69