Leonia, NJ
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Leonia, NJ crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Leonia is safer than 85% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New Jersey, only on the order of 21% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Leonia. If you live in Leonia, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 154. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Leonia, 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 Leonia than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3073, 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 Leonia 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 Leonia than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 162.

Leonia Crime Data

 
Crime Index

85

(100 is safest)


Safer than 85% of U.S. Cities

Leonia Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

57

60

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.33

6.18

6.51

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Leonia 0.33
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,073

in Leonia

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Leonia VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 9,219
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.11 0.22
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
Leonia 6.18
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 162

in Leonia

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Leonia Property CRIMES
Population: 9,219
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 41 6
Rate per 1,000 1.08 4.45 0.65
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

Leonia Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Leonia 37
New Jersey 69