Mount Ephraim, NJ
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Mount Ephraim, NJ crime analytics


The crime rate in Mount Ephraim is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 30 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Mount Ephraim is 1 in 34. Based on FBI crime data, Mount Ephraim is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New Jersey, Mount Ephraim has a crime rate that is higher than 89% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Mount Ephraim to other communities of similar population, then Mount Ephraim crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Mount Ephraim does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Mount Ephraim 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 Mount Ephraim.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Mount Ephraim's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Mount Ephraim is one in 928.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Mount Ephraim's rate for property crime is 29 per one thousand population. This makes Mount Ephraim a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Mount Ephraim is one in 35.

Mount Ephraim Crime Data

 
Crime Index

20

(100 is safest)


Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Mount Ephraim Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

133

138

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.08

28.67

29.75

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mount Ephraim 1.08
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 928

in Mount Ephraim

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Mount Ephraim VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,639
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.43 0.65
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
Mount Ephraim 28.67
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 35

in Mount Ephraim

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Mount Ephraim Property CRIMES
Population: 4,639
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 15 115 3
Rate per 1,000 3.23 24.79 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

Mount Ephraim Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mount Ephraim 153
New Jersey 69