Ridgefield Park, NJ
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Ridgefield Park 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 Ridgefield Park is 1 in 78. How does Ridgefield Park fare compared to other communities in New Jersey of all population sizes? Ridgefield Park's crime rate is lower than approximately 49% of New Jersey communities.

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

For Ridgefield Park, 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 Ridgefield Park than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1092, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Ridgefield Park; 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.

Ridgefield Park Crime Data

 
Crime Index

58

(100 is safest)


Safer than 58% of U.S. Cities

Ridgefield Park Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

157

169

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.92

11.98

12.90

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ridgefield Park 0.92
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,092

in Ridgefield Park

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Ridgefield Park VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 13,102
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 3 9
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.23 0.69
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
Ridgefield Park 11.98
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 83

in Ridgefield Park

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Ridgefield Park Property CRIMES
Population: 13,102
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 22 130 5
Rate per 1,000 1.68 9.92 0.38
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

Ridgefield Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ridgefield Park 88
New Jersey 69

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