Red Bank, NJ
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The crime rate in Red Bank is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Red Bank is 1 in 53. Based on FBI crime data, Red Bank is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New Jersey, Red Bank has a crime rate that is higher than 71% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Red Bank compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Red Bank with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Red Bank'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 Red Bank 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 Red Bank.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Red Bank occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Red Bank; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 452. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Red Bank's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Red Bank 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 Red Bank is one in 60.

Red Bank Crime Data

 
Crime Index

39

(100 is safest)


Safer than 39% of U.S. Cities

Red Bank Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

27

202

229

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.21

16.55

18.76

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Red Bank 2.21
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 452

in Red Bank

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Red Bank VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,204
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 14 9
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.33 1.15 0.74
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
Red Bank 16.55
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Red Bank

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Red Bank Property CRIMES
Population: 12,204
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 17 182 3
Rate per 1,000 1.39 14.91 0.25
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

Red Bank Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Red Bank 129
New Jersey 69