Belmar, NJ Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
121
Total Crimes
2,192.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-6.53%
Below National Average
421 out of 488
In New Jersey
6,104 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Belmar, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Belmar is 2,192.8 per 100,000 people. That's -6.53% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 62.00% 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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Belmar SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
4

How Does Belmar Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Belmar
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 121 2,192.8 1,353.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2 36.2 127.9 279.7
Violent Crime 4 72.5 195.4 387.8
Burglary 10 181.2 146.2 314.2
Larceny 102 1,848.5 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 5 90.6 115.7 246.0
Property Crime 117 2,120.3 1,158.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Belmar

4
Violent Crimes
72.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-81.31%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,379.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Belmar each year. That compares to a 1 in 511.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Belmar is 72.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -81.31% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -62.89% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 195.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Belmar

117
Property Crimes
2,120.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
8.28%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 47.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Belmar each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Belmar is 2,120.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 8.28% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 83.07% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,158.2 per 100,000 people.

Belmar 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 Belmar

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
Asbury Park, NJ 15,331 713 4,650.7 3,424.4 1,226.3
Little Silver, NJ 5,761 32 555.5 538.1 17.4
Spring Lake Heights, NJ 4,502 13 288.8 222.1 66.6
Bradley Beach, NJ 4,131 86 2,081.8 2,009.2 72.6
Spring Lake, NJ 2,894 52 1,796.8 1,796.8 0.0
Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ 1,771 87 4,912.5 4,912.5 0.0
Lake Como, NJ 1,673 13 777.0 657.5 119.5
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