Palmyra, NJ Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
128
Total Crimes
1,794.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-27.56%
Below National Average
380 out of 489
In New Jersey
5,649 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Palmyra, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Palmyra is 1,794.2 per 100,000 people. That's -27.56% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 16.32% higher 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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Palmyra SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Palmyra
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 128 1,794.2 1,542.5 2,476.7
Murder 1 14.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 6 84.1 122.2 250.2
Violent Crime 8 112.1 206.9 366.7
Burglary 17 238.3 184.6 340.5
Larceny 100 1,401.7 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 42.1 116.4 219.9
Property Crime 120 1,682.1 1,335.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Palmyra

8.0
Violent Crimes
112.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-69.42%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 891.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Palmyra each year. That compares to a 1 in 483.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Palmyra is 112.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -69.42% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -45.79% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 206.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Palmyra

120.0
Property Crimes
1,682.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-20.28%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 59.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Palmyra each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Palmyra is 1,682.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.28% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 25.94% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,335.7 per 100,000 people.

Palmyra 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 Palmyra

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Philadelphia, PA 1,586,916 63,565 4,005.6 3,096.9 908.7
Camden, NJ 73,140 3,417 4,671.9 3,033.9 1,638.0
Merchantville, NJ 3,687 63 1,708.7 1,600.2 108.5
Riverton, NJ 2,675 25 934.6 934.6 0.0
Rockledge, PA 2,542 55 2,163.7 2,045.6 118.0
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