Roselle, NJ Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
265
Total Crimes
1,211.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-48.34%
Below National Average
306 out of 488
In New Jersey
3,832 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Roselle, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Roselle is 1,211.9 per 100,000 people. That's -48.34% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -10.47% 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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Roselle SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Roselle
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 265 1,211.9 1,353.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.7 6.5
Robbery 8 36.6 49.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 25 114.3 127.9 279.7
Violent Crime 34 155.5 195.4 387.8
Burglary 23 105.2 146.2 314.2
Larceny 174 795.7 896.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 34 155.5 115.7 246.0
Property Crime 231 1,056.4 1,158.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Roselle

34
Violent Crimes
155.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-59.91%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 643.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Roselle each year. That compares to a 1 in 511.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Roselle is 155.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -59.91% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -20.41% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 195.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Roselle

231
Property Crimes
1,056.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-46.05%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 94.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Roselle each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Roselle is 1,056.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -46.05% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -8.79% lower than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,158.2 per 100,000 people.

Roselle 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 Roselle

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Elizabeth, NJ 129,518 3,671 2,834.4 2,236.8 597.6
Linden, NJ 42,515 1,248 2,935.4 2,601.4 334.0
Rahway, NJ 30,157 244 809.1 666.5 142.6
Westfield, NJ 29,389 180 612.5 585.3 27.2
Carteret, NJ 23,444 302 1,288.2 1,121.8 166.4
Roselle Park, NJ 13,604 115 845.3 808.6 36.8
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 11,988 29 241.9 241.9 0.0
Florham Park, NJ 11,455 68 593.6 584.9 8.7
Lincoln Park, NJ 10,051 53 527.3 477.6 49.7
Wood-Ridge, NJ 9,489 50 526.9 505.8 21.1
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