Essex Fells, NJ Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
27
Total Crimes
1,296.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-44.75%
Below National Average
326 out of 488
In New Jersey
4,064 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Essex Fells, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Essex Fells is 1,296.2 per 100,000 people. That's -44.75% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -4.24% lower 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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Essex Fells SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
6
Education
10
Commute
3

How Does Essex Fells Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Essex Fells
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 27 1,296.2 1,353.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 127.9 279.7
Violent Crime 1 48.0 195.4 387.8
Burglary 5 240.0 146.2 314.2
Larceny 11 528.1 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 10 480.1 115.7 246.0
Property Crime 26 1,248.2 1,158.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Essex Fells

1
Violent Crimes
48.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-87.62%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,083.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Essex Fells each year. That compares to a 1 in 511.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Essex Fells is 48.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -87.62% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -75.43% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 195.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Essex Fells

26
Property Crimes
1,248.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-36.26%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 80.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Essex Fells each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Essex Fells is 1,248.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -36.26% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 7.77% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,158.2 per 100,000 people.

Essex Fells 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 Essex Fells

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
East Orange, NJ 64,320 1,104 1,716.4 1,259.3 457.1
Westfield, NJ 29,389 180 612.5 585.3 27.2
Oakland, NJ 12,929 94 727.0 696.1 30.9
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 11,988 29 241.9 241.9 0.0
Glen Rock, NJ 11,705 49 418.6 410.1 8.5
Florham Park, NJ 11,455 68 593.6 584.9 8.7
Totowa, NJ 10,777 198 1,837.2 1,707.3 129.9
Hillsdale, NJ 10,308 39 378.3 378.3 0.0
Lincoln Park, NJ 10,051 53 527.3 477.6 49.7
Boonton, NJ 8,977 105 1,169.7 1,114.0 55.7
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