Linwood, NJ
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 12 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Linwood is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 63% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Linwood is one in 86. Compared to communities within New Jersey, Linwood‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 56% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Linwood, 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 Linwood than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 6973, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Linwood; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Linwood Crime Data

 
Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Linwood Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

80

81

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.14

11.47

11.62

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Linwood 0.14
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 6,973

in Linwood

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Linwood VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,973
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.14
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
Linwood 11.47
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 87

in Linwood

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Linwood Property CRIMES
Population: 6,973
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 25 52 3
Rate per 1,000 3.59 7.46 0.43
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

Linwood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Linwood 20
New Jersey 69