Mountain Lakes, NJ Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
28
Total Crimes
655.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-73.52%
Below National Average
157 out of 489
In New Jersey
2,042 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Mountain Lakes, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mountain Lakes is 655.9 per 100,000 people. That's -73.52% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -57.48% 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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Mountain Lakes SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
10
Commute
3

How Does Mountain Lakes Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Mountain Lakes
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 28 655.9 1,542.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 122.2 250.2
Violent Crime 0 0.0 206.9 366.7
Burglary 10 234.2 184.6 340.5
Larceny 11 257.7 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 164.0 116.4 219.9
Property Crime 28 655.9 1,335.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Mountain Lakes

0.0
Violent Crimes
0.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-100.00%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in inf chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mountain Lakes each year. That compares to a 1 in 483.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mountain Lakes is 0.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -100.00% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -100.00% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 206.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mountain Lakes

28.0
Property Crimes
655.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-68.91%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 152.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mountain Lakes each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mountain Lakes is 655.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -68.91% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -50.89% lower than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,335.7 per 100,000 people.

Mountain Lakes 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 Mountain Lakes

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Morristown, TN 30,044 1,678 5,585.1 4,736.4 848.8
Westfield, NJ 29,688 145 488.4 474.9 13.5
Dover, NJ 17,852 197 1,103.5 879.5 224.1
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
Lincoln Park, NJ 10,162 48 472.3 452.7 19.7
Kinnelon, NJ 9,984 23 230.4 220.4 10.0
Boonton, NJ 8,157 93 1,140.1 1,005.3 134.9
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