Egg Harbor Township, NJ
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Egg Harbor Township has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Egg Harbor Township is 1 in 56. How does Egg Harbor Township fare compared to other communities in New Jersey of all population sizes? Egg Harbor Township's crime rate is lower than approximately 32% of New Jersey communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Egg Harbor Township's violent crime rate is 2 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 Egg Harbor Township is one in 598.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Egg Harbor Township; 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.

Egg Harbor Township Crime Data

 
Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

Egg Harbor Township Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

72

700

772

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.67

16.25

17.92

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Egg Harbor Township 1.67
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 598

in Egg Harbor Township

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Egg Harbor Township VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 43,081
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
Egg Harbor Township 16.25
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 62

in Egg Harbor Township

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Egg Harbor Township Property CRIMES
Population: 43,081
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

Egg Harbor Township Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Egg Harbor Township 13
New Jersey 69