Old Bridge, NJ
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Old Bridge, 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

Old Bridge 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 Old Bridge is 1 in 76. How does Old Bridge fare compared to other communities in New Jersey of all population sizes? Old Bridge's crime rate is lower than approximately 48% of New Jersey communities.

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

For Old Bridge, 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 Old Bridge than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1873, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Old Bridge; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Old Bridge Crime Data

 

Crime Index

57

(100 is safest)


Safer than 57% of U.S. Cities

Old Bridge Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

13

307

320

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.53

12.61

13.14

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Old Bridge 0.53
New Jersey 2.55

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,873

in Old Bridge

1 in 392

in New Jersey

Old Bridge VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 24,347
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
Old Bridge 12.61
New Jersey 16.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 79

in Old Bridge

1 in 61

in New Jersey

Old Bridge Property CRIMES

Population: 24,347
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

Old Bridge Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Old Bridge 44
New Jersey 69