Fort Dix, NJ crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Fort Dix. With an annual crime rate of only 1 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 930. These crime statistics put Fort Dix in the elite group of the safest communities in both New Jersey and in the nation as a whole.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Fort Dix, and we found that the crime rate in Fort Dix is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Fort Dix 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 Fort Dix 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 Fort Dix.

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

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Fort Dix compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Fort Dix is just 1 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Fort Dix is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Fort Dix Crime Data

 

Crime Index

97

(100 is safest)


Safer than 97% of U.S. Cities

Fort Dix Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

7

7

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

1.08

1.08

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.0
1.87
National Median: 4
    Fort Dix
    New Jersey

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Fort Dix

1 in 535

in New Jersey

Fort Dix VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 6,508
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
1.08
11.07
National Median: 19
    Fort Dix
    New Jersey

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 930

in Fort Dix

1 in 90

in New Jersey

Fort Dix Property CRIMES

Population: 6,508
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Fort Dix Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
1
49
National Median: 26.9
    Fort Dix
    New Jersey