East Brunswick, NJ
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East Brunswick, NJ crime analytics


East Brunswick has an overall crime rate of 17 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in East Brunswick is 1 in 59. How does East Brunswick fare compared to other communities in New Jersey of all population sizes? East Brunswick's crime rate is lower than approximately 37% of New Jersey communities.

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

For East Brunswick, 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 East Brunswick than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1260, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in East Brunswick; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

East Brunswick Crime Data

 

Crime Index

44

(100 is safest)


Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

East Brunswick Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

37

753

790

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.79

16.16

16.95

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
East Brunswick 0.79
New Jersey 2.55

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,260

in East Brunswick

1 in 392

in New Jersey

East Brunswick VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 46,603
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
East Brunswick 16.16
New Jersey 16.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 62

in East Brunswick

1 in 61

in New Jersey

East Brunswick Property CRIMES

Population: 46,603
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

East Brunswick Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
East Brunswick 45
New Jersey 69