Township of Washington, NJ
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Township of Washington, NJ crime analytics


Township of Washington's overall rate of crime is sufficiently low that NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows the town to be one of the safest in both New Jersey and the nation. Township of Washington's crime rate is just 3 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Township of Washington is one in 323.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Township of Washington, and we found that the crime rate in Township of Washington is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Township of Washington 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 Township of Washington 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 Township of Washington.

For Township of Washington, 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 Township of Washington than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 9375, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Township of Washington compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Township of Washington is just 3 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Township of Washington is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Township of Washington Crime Data

 

Crime Index

96

(100 is safest)


Safer than 96% of U.S. Cities

Township of Washington Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

28

29

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.11

2.99

3.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Township of Washington 0.11
New Jersey 2.55

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 9,375

in Township of Washington

1 in 392

in New Jersey

Township of Washington VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 9,375
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
Township of Washington 2.99
New Jersey 16.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 335

in Township of Washington

1 in 61

in New Jersey

Township of Washington Property CRIMES

Population: 9,375
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

Township of Washington Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Township of Washington 10
New Jersey 69

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