Linwood, NJ
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Linwood, 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

Linwood is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (63%) and also has a lower crime rate than 56% of the communities in New Jersey, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Linwood is one in 86 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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