Mountain Lakes, NJ Crime Statistics For 2020

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-03-08
43
Total Crimes
998.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-61.14%
Below National Average

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 998.1 per 100,000 people. That's -61.14% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -38.12% lower than the New Jersey total crime rate of 1,613.0 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 43 998.1 1,613.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 117.4 246.8
Violent Crime 0 0.0 208.1 368.9
Burglary 7 162.5 215.9 376.0
Larceny 23 533.9 1,065.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 13 301.8 123.9 228.9
Property Crime 43 998.1 1,404.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Mountain Lakes

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 480.6 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 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -100.00% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 208.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mountain Lakes

43
Property Crimes
998.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-54.62%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 100.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mountain Lakes each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mountain Lakes is 998.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -54.62% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -28.95% lower than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,404.9 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
Westfield, NJ 30,011 221 736.4 723.1 13.3
Morristown, TN 29,884 1,630 5,454.4 4,644.6 809.8
Dover, NJ 17,982 213 1,184.5 1,039.9 144.6
Oakland, NJ 13,102 55 419.8 366.4 53.4
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 12,163 52 427.5 419.3 8.2
Glen Rock, NJ 11,937 49 410.5 410.5 0.0
Florham Park, NJ 11,602 68 586.1 560.2 25.9
Lincoln Park, NJ 10,308 60 582.1 582.1 0.0
Kinnelon, NJ 10,080 26 257.9 248.0 9.9
Boonton, NJ 8,236 101 1,226.3 1,141.3 85.0
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