Milltown, NJ
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Milltown, 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

Milltown is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (82%) and also has a lower crime rate than 74% 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 Milltown is one in 136 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.

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

For Milltown, 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 Milltown than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3525, 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 Milltown 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 Milltown than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 141.

Milltown Crime Data

 

Crime Index

82

(100 is safest)


Safer than 82% of U.S. Cities

Milltown Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

50

52

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.28

7.09

7.38

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Milltown 0.28
New Jersey 2.55

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,525

in Milltown

1 in 392

in New Jersey

Milltown VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 7,049
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.14 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
Milltown 7.09
New Jersey 16.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 141

in Milltown

1 in 61

in New Jersey

Milltown Property CRIMES

Population: 7,049
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 4 46 0
Rate per 1,000 0.57 6.53 0.00

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

Milltown Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Milltown 33
New Jersey 69