Monmouth Junction, NJ
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Monmouth Junction has an overall crime rate of 13 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Monmouth Junction is 1 in 79. How does Monmouth Junction fare compared to other communities in New Jersey of all population sizes? Monmouth Junction's crime rate is lower than approximately 51% of New Jersey communities.

How does the crime rate in Monmouth Junction compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Monmouth Junction with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Monmouth Junction's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Monmouth Junction 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 Monmouth Junction.

For Monmouth Junction, 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 Monmouth Junction than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1001, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Monmouth Junction; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Monmouth Junction Crime Data

 
Crime Index

59

(100 is safest)


Safer than 59% of U.S. Cities

Monmouth Junction Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

35

38

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.00

11.66

12.65

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Monmouth Junction 1.00
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,001

in Monmouth Junction

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Monmouth Junction VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,003
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
Monmouth Junction 11.66
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 86

in Monmouth Junction

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Monmouth Junction Property CRIMES
Population: 3,003
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

Monmouth Junction Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Monmouth Junction 26
New Jersey 69