Caldwell, NJ Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
64
Total Crimes
805.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-67.47%
Below National Average
197 out of 489
In New Jersey
2,616 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Caldwell, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Caldwell is 805.7 per 100,000 people. That's -67.47% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -47.77% lower than the New Jersey total crime rate of 1,542.5 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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Caldwell SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Caldwell
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 64 805.7 1,542.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 6 75.5 122.2 250.2
Violent Crime 7 88.1 206.9 366.7
Burglary 15 188.8 184.6 340.5
Larceny 41 516.2 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 1 12.6 116.4 219.9
Property Crime 57 717.6 1,335.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Caldwell

7.0
Violent Crimes
88.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-75.97%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,134.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Caldwell each year. That compares to a 1 in 483.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Caldwell is 88.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -75.97% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -57.40% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 206.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Caldwell

57.0
Property Crimes
717.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-65.99%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 139.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Caldwell each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Caldwell is 717.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -65.99% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -46.27% lower than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,335.7 per 100,000 people.

Caldwell 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 Caldwell

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Westfield, NJ 29,688 145 488.4 474.9 13.5
Oakland, NJ 12,992 58 446.4 407.9 38.5
Woodland Park, NJ 12,657 181 1,430.0 1,319.4 110.6
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 12,049 66 547.8 522.9 24.9
Glen Rock, NJ 11,803 60 508.3 508.3 0.0
Florham Park, NJ 11,522 112 972.1 963.4 8.7
Totowa, NJ 10,754 181 1,683.1 1,543.6 139.5
Hillsdale, NJ 10,382 47 452.7 433.4 19.3
Lincoln Park, NJ 10,162 48 472.3 452.7 19.7
Oradell, NJ 8,181 23 281.1 256.7 24.4
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