Palisades Park, NJ Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
122
Total Crimes
584.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-76.41%
Below National Average
129 out of 489
In New Jersey
1,786 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Palisades Park, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Palisades Park is 584.4 per 100,000 people. That's -76.41% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -62.12% 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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Palisades Park SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
9
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
4

How Does Palisades Park Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Palisades Park
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 122 584.4 1,542.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 4 19.2 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 52.7 122.2 250.2
Violent Crime 16 76.6 206.9 366.7
Burglary 19 91.0 184.6 340.5
Larceny 81 388.0 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 28.7 116.4 219.9
Property Crime 106 507.7 1,335.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Palisades Park

16.0
Violent Crimes
76.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-79.10%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,304.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Palisades Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 483.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Palisades Park is 76.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -79.10% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -62.95% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 206.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Palisades Park

106.0
Property Crimes
507.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-75.94%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 197.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Palisades Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Palisades Park is 507.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -75.94% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -61.99% lower than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,335.7 per 100,000 people.

Palisades Park 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 Palisades Park

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Fort Lee, NJ 38,062 348 914.3 848.6 65.7
Cliffside Park, NJ 26,115 120 459.5 390.6 68.9
Port Washington, NY 19,396 97 500.1 469.2 30.9
Fairview, NJ 14,285 179 1,253.1 1,064.1 189.0
Ridgefield Park, NJ 12,983 131 1,009.0 955.1 53.9
Edgewater, NJ 12,821 164 1,279.2 1,248.0 31.2
Ridgefield, NJ 11,240 55 489.3 435.9 53.4
Little Ferry, NJ 10,794 92 852.3 768.9 83.4
Leonia, NJ 9,088 54 594.2 561.2 33.0
Bogota, NJ 8,403 35 416.5 392.7 23.8
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