Jersey City, New Jersey 

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Crime in Jersey City, New Jersey

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Jersey City violent crime is 26.3. (The US average is 22.7)
Jersey City property crime is 27.1. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Jersey City, NJ Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
20001199.47.131.1519.5641.74023.51035.21966.21022.2
20011178.710.336.8537.5594.13996.6970.92028.9996.9
20021186.28.635.1563.55793784.6932.41915.3936.9
20031212.39.940.6586.5575.33650.6907.51890.3852.8
200412029.629.5588.95743412.8848.91846.1717.7
20051308.815.917.9685.3589.73643.1924.91944774.2
20061205.29.225647.6523.43165.2696.41845.3623.5
20071005.78.319.5518.4459.52826.5624.81695.8506
2008943.810.320.3518.2394.93088.3773.61832482.6
2009743.611.620.3361.63502484.5581.31554.4348.8
201074910.218386.2334.62453.7623.71499.6330.5
2011767.27.219.7386.8353.42294.9564.41384.3346.2
2012734.24.417.9349.8362.12178.1566.91308.3302.9
20137.813.6279.1343.71882.5409.51185.7287.3
2014531.19.213.5238.52701630.7341.11078.4211.1
2015521.610.236.6207267.81594.9368.1998.6228.2
2016479.4932.3205.5232.61684.23581119.2207
2017509.57.845.9199.3256.41807417.71206183.3
2018456.46.332.9169.5247.61769.6365.71180.7223.2
2019522.74.930.4161.7325.71903.9333.91318.5251.4



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Hoboken, NJ147.31,241.639,67632019
Bayonne, NJ223.01,082.561,33142019
Kearny, NJ130.71,599.935,56542019
Union City, NJ281.91,577.667,51842019
Weehawken Township, NJ145.61,528.313,78352019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Newark, NJ619.01,641.0278,90662019
Buffalo, NY990.73,245.4257,4462892019
Virginia Beach, VA129.41,760.7442,7842912019
Pittsburgh, PA578.83,016.1308,6093112018
Cleveland, OH1,516.64,467.2397,1064002019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





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My home town, Jersey City - 6/23/2009
Jersey City has improved over the past 10-15 years, especially Downtown Jersey City. It has the charm of brownstone homes and the appeal of new high rise condo... Read More

It's not that bad - 9/22/2008
I'm fairly young but I grew up in this city, and it's not that bad. Some people say it's dangerous and I beg to differ. If you come from the suburbs perhaps you may feel... Read More


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