Ridgefield Park, NJ Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
161
Total Crimes
1,247.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-46.82%
Below National Average
316 out of 488
In New Jersey
3,930 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Ridgefield Park, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Ridgefield Park is 1,247.7 per 100,000 people. That's -46.82% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -7.82% lower 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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Ridgefield Park SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Ridgefield Park
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 161 1,247.7 1,353.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6 46.5 127.9 279.7
Violent Crime 6 46.5 195.4 387.8
Burglary 3 23.2 146.2 314.2
Larceny 139 1,077.2 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 13 100.7 115.7 246.0
Property Crime 155 1,201.2 1,158.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Ridgefield Park

6
Violent Crimes
46.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-88.01%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,150.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Ridgefield Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 511.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Ridgefield Park is 46.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -88.01% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -76.20% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 195.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Ridgefield Park

155
Property Crimes
1,201.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-38.66%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 83.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Ridgefield Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Ridgefield Park is 1,201.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -38.66% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 3.71% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,158.2 per 100,000 people.

Ridgefield 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 Ridgefield Park

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hackensack, NJ 44,264 627 1,416.5 1,294.5 122.0
Fort Lee, NJ 38,921 413 1,061.1 960.9 100.2
Palisades Park, NJ 20,818 112 538.0 504.4 33.6
Port Washington, NY 19,391 123 634.3 593.1 41.3
Fairview, NJ 14,209 148 1,041.6 922.0 119.6
Ridgefield, NJ 11,171 84 751.9 725.1 26.9
Little Ferry, NJ 10,736 59 549.6 484.4 65.2
Leonia, NJ 9,033 60 664.2 631.0 33.2
Bogota, NJ 8,342 49 587.4 587.4 0.0
Moonachie, NJ 2,700 42 1,555.6 1,333.3 222.2
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