Ramsey, NJ
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Ramsey, 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Ramsey is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 74% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Ramsey is one in 109. Compared to communities within New Jersey, Ramsey‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 65% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Ramsey, 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 Ramsey than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1888, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Ramsey 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 Ramsey than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 116.

Ramsey Crime Data

 

Crime Index

74

(100 is safest)


Safer than 74% of U.S. Cities

Ramsey Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

130

138

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.53

8.61

9.14

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ramsey 0.53
New Jersey 2.55

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,888

in Ramsey

1 in 392

in New Jersey

Ramsey VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 15,102
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 2 5
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.07 0.13 0.33

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
Ramsey 8.61
New Jersey 16.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 116

in Ramsey

1 in 61

in New Jersey

Ramsey Property CRIMES

Population: 15,102
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 8 116 6
Rate per 1,000 0.53 7.68 0.40

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

Ramsey Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ramsey 25
New Jersey 69