Glen Ridge, NJ Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
112
Total Crimes
1,478.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.29%
Below National Average
331 out of 489
In New Jersey
4,805 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Glen Ridge, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Glen Ridge is 1,478.7 per 100,000 people. That's -40.29% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -4.14% 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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Glen Ridge SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
2

How Does Glen Ridge Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Glen Ridge
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 112 1,478.7 1,542.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 2 26.4 122.2 250.2
Violent Crime 4 52.8 206.9 366.7
Burglary 21 277.3 184.6 340.5
Larceny 82 1,082.7 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 5 66.0 116.4 219.9
Property Crime 108 1,425.9 1,335.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Glen Ridge

4.0
Violent Crimes
52.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-85.60%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,893.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Glen Ridge each year. That compares to a 1 in 483.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Glen Ridge is 52.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -85.60% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -74.47% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 206.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Glen Ridge

108.0
Property Crimes
1,425.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-32.42%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 70.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Glen Ridge each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Glen Ridge is 1,425.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -32.42% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 6.76% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,335.7 per 100,000 people.

Glen Ridge 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 Glen Ridge

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Clifton, NJ 85,021 1,367 1,607.8 1,496.1 111.7
East Orange, NJ 64,200 1,169 1,820.9 1,392.5 428.3
Westfield, NJ 29,688 145 488.4 474.9 13.5
North Arlington, NJ 15,710 177 1,126.7 1,005.7 120.9
Oakland, NJ 12,992 58 446.4 407.9 38.5
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
Hillsdale, NJ 10,382 47 452.7 433.4 19.3
Lincoln Park, NJ 10,162 48 472.3 452.7 19.7
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