Saddle Brook, NJ
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The crime rate in Saddle Brook 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 Saddle Brook is 1 in 54. Based on FBI crime data, Saddle Brook is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New Jersey, Saddle Brook has a crime rate that is higher than 70% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Saddle Brook, 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 Saddle Brook than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2350, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Saddle Brook's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Saddle Brook 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 Saddle Brook is one in 55.

Saddle Brook Crime Data

 
Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Saddle Brook Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

256

262

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.43

18.16

18.58

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Saddle Brook 0.43
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,350

in Saddle Brook

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Saddle Brook VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 14,098
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
Saddle Brook 18.16
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 55

in Saddle Brook

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Saddle Brook Property CRIMES
Population: 14,098
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

Saddle Brook Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Saddle Brook 97
New Jersey 69

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