Merchantville, NJ Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
60
Total Crimes
1,626.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-30.65%
Below National Average
374 out of 488
In New Jersey
4,912 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Merchantville, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Merchantville is 1,626.9 per 100,000 people. That's -30.65% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 20.19% 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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Merchantville SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Merchantville
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 60 1,626.9 1,353.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 2 54.2 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 4 108.5 127.9 279.7
Violent Crime 6 162.7 195.4 387.8
Burglary 9 244.0 146.2 314.2
Larceny 43 1,165.9 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 2 54.2 115.7 246.0
Property Crime 54 1,464.2 1,158.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Merchantville

6
Violent Crimes
162.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-58.05%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 614.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Merchantville each year. That compares to a 1 in 511.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Merchantville is 162.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -58.05% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -16.72% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 195.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Merchantville

54
Property Crimes
1,464.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-25.23%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 68.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Merchantville each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Merchantville is 1,464.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -25.23% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 26.42% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,158.2 per 100,000 people.

Merchantville 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 Merchantville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Collingswood, NJ 13,864 361 2,603.9 2,416.3 187.5
Haddonfield, NJ 11,274 205 1,818.3 1,791.7 26.6
Palmyra, NJ 7,114 136 1,911.7 1,714.9 196.8
Oaklyn, NJ 3,942 111 2,815.8 2,714.4 101.5
Woodlynne, NJ 2,906 83 2,856.2 2,408.8 447.4
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