Asbury Park, NJ Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
713
Total Crimes
4,650.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
98.24%
Above National Average
474 out of 488
In New Jersey
8,304 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Asbury Park, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Asbury Park is 4,650.7 per 100,000 people. That's 98.24% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 243.59% higher than the New Jersey total crime rate of 1,353.6 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Asbury Park SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
4

How Does Asbury Park Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Asbury Park
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 713 4,650.7 1,353.6 2,346.0
Murder 1 6.5 3.7 6.5
Robbery 48 313.1 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 127 828.4 127.9 279.7
Violent Crime 188 1,226.3 195.4 387.8
Burglary 73 476.2 146.2 314.2
Larceny 437 2,850.4 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 15 97.8 115.7 246.0
Property Crime 525 3,424.4 1,158.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Asbury Park

188
Violent Crimes
1,226.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
216.21%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 81.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Asbury Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 511.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Asbury Park is 1,226.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 216.21% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 527.68% higher than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 195.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Asbury Park

525
Property Crimes
3,424.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
74.88%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 29.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Asbury Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Asbury Park is 3,424.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 74.88% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 195.67% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,158.2 per 100,000 people.

Asbury Park Crime Compared To New Jersey Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in New Jersey.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Asbury Park

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Tinton Falls, NJ 17,388 248 1,426.3 1,368.8 57.5
Little Silver, NJ 5,761 32 555.5 538.1 17.4
Bradley Beach, NJ 4,131 86 2,081.8 2,009.2 72.6
Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ 1,771 87 4,912.5 4,912.5 0.0
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