Teaneck, NJ
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Teaneck, NJ crime analytics


Teaneck is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (61%) and also has a lower crime rate than 54% of the communities in New Jersey, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Teaneck is one in 83 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Teaneck's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Teaneck is one in 803.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Teaneck 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 Teaneck than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 92.

Teaneck Crime Data

 
Crime Index

61

(100 is safest)


Safer than 61% of U.S. Cities

Teaneck Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

51

444

495

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.25

10.84

12.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Teaneck 1.25
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 803

in Teaneck

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Teaneck VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 40,954
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
Teaneck 10.84
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 92

in Teaneck

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Teaneck Property CRIMES
Population: 40,954
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

Teaneck Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Teaneck 82
New Jersey 69