Waldwick, NJ
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Waldwick, NJ crime analytics


Your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Waldwick is 1 in 190. This equates to a crime rate of 5 per 1,000 residents, making Waldwick one of the safest communities in nation. Waldwick's crime rate is not the lowest in New Jersey, however. Approximately 14% of the cities and towns in New Jersey have a lower crime rate, according to FBI crime statistics.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that Waldwick has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Waldwick's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Waldwick 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 Waldwick than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 190.

Waldwick Crime Data

 
Crime Index

90

(100 is safest)


Safer than 90% of U.S. Cities

Waldwick Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

53

53

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

5.25

5.25

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Waldwick 0.00
New Jersey 2.55
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Waldwick

1 in 392

in New Jersey
Waldwick VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 10,095
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
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
Waldwick 5.25
New Jersey 16.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 190

in Waldwick

1 in 61

in New Jersey
Waldwick Property CRIMES
Population: 10,095
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 11 42 0
Rate per 1,000 1.09 4.16 0.00
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

Waldwick Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Waldwick 25
New Jersey 69