Lake Hopatcong, NJ
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Lake Hopatcong, NJ crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 8 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Lake Hopatcong is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 77% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Lake Hopatcong is one in 118. Compared to communities within New Jersey, Lake Hopatcong‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 69% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Lake Hopatcong, 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 Lake Hopatcong than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1076, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Lake Hopatcong 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 Lake Hopatcong than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 133.

Lake Hopatcong Crime Data

 

Crime Index

77

(100 is safest)


Safer than 77% of U.S. Cities

Lake Hopatcong Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

81

91

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.93

7.53

8.45

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lake Hopatcong 0.93
New Jersey 2.55

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,076

in Lake Hopatcong

1 in 392

in New Jersey

Lake Hopatcong VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 10,764
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
Lake Hopatcong 7.53
New Jersey 16.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 133

in Lake Hopatcong

1 in 61

in New Jersey

Lake Hopatcong Property CRIMES

Population: 10,764
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

Lake Hopatcong Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lake Hopatcong 6
New Jersey 69

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