Palmyra, NJ Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
136
Total Crimes
1,911.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-18.51%
Below National Average
406 out of 488
In New Jersey
5,538 out of 8,904
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 1,911.7 per 100,000 people. That's -18.51% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 41.24% 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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Palmyra SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

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 136 1,911.7 1,353.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 3 42.2 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 9 126.5 127.9 279.7
Violent Crime 14 196.8 195.4 387.8
Burglary 11 154.6 146.2 314.2
Larceny 108 1,518.1 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 3 42.2 115.7 246.0
Property Crime 122 1,714.9 1,158.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Palmyra

14
Violent Crimes
196.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-49.25%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 508.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Palmyra each year. That compares to a 1 in 511.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Palmyra is 196.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -49.25% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 0.73% higher than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 195.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Palmyra

122
Property Crimes
1,714.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-12.42%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 58.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Palmyra each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Palmyra is 1,714.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -12.42% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 48.07% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,158.2 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
Merchantville, NJ 3,688 60 1,626.9 1,464.2 162.7
Riverton, NJ 2,676 15 560.5 560.5 0.0
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