Sewell, NJ
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Sewell has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Sewell is 1 in 58. How does Sewell fare compared to other communities in New Jersey of all population sizes? Sewell's crime rate is lower than approximately 35% of New Jersey communities.

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

For Sewell, 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 Sewell than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1417, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

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

Sewell Crime Data

 
Crime Index

43

(100 is safest)


Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Sewell Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

29

682

711

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.71

16.60

17.30

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Sewell 0.71
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,417

in Sewell

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Sewell VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 41,092
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
Sewell 16.60
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Sewell

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Sewell Property CRIMES
Population: 41,092
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

Sewell Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Sewell 27
New Jersey 69