Tenafly, NJ
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Tenafly, NJ crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 6 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Tenafly is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 86% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Tenafly is one in 158. Compared to communities within New Jersey, Tenafly‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 80% of the state's cities and towns.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Tenafly, and we found that the crime rate in Tenafly is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Tenafly is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Tenafly 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 Tenafly.

For Tenafly, 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 Tenafly than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 7440, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Tenafly 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 Tenafly than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 162.

Tenafly Crime Data

 
Crime Index

86

(100 is safest)


Safer than 86% of U.S. Cities

Tenafly Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

92

94

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.13

6.18

6.32

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Tenafly 0.13
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 7,440

in Tenafly

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Tenafly VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 14,880
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.13
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
Tenafly 6.18
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 162

in Tenafly

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Tenafly Property CRIMES
Population: 14,880
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 15 74 3
Rate per 1,000 1.01 4.97 0.20
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

Tenafly Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Tenafly 18
New Jersey 69