Edgewater, NJ Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
150
Total Crimes
1,217.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-52.59%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Edgewater, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Edgewater is 1,217.7 per 100,000 people. That's -52.59% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -24.50% lower than the New Jersey total crime rate of 1,613.0 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.

Edgewater SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
2

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Edgewater
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 150 1,217.7 1,613.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 3 24.4 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 10 81.2 117.4 246.8
Violent Crime 13 105.5 208.1 368.9
Burglary 3 24.4 215.9 376.0
Larceny 127 1,031.0 1,065.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 7 56.8 123.9 228.9
Property Crime 137 1,112.2 1,404.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Edgewater

13
Violent Crimes
105.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-71.39%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 947.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Edgewater each year. That compares to a 1 in 480.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Edgewater is 105.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -71.39% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -49.28% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 208.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Edgewater

137
Property Crimes
1,112.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-49.43%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 89.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Edgewater each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Edgewater is 1,112.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -49.43% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -20.83% lower than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,404.9 per 100,000 people.

Edgewater 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 Edgewater

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
West New York, NJ 54,095 705 1,303.3 1,048.2 255.1
Fort Lee, NJ 37,729 293 776.6 718.3 58.3
Cliffside Park, NJ 25,001 165 660.0 600.0 60.0
Palisades Park, NJ 20,888 147 703.8 622.4 81.4
Port Washington, NY 19,555 194 992.1 961.4 30.7
Fairview, NJ 14,428 179 1,240.6 998.1 242.6
Ridgefield Park, NJ 13,028 112 859.7 759.9 99.8
Guttenberg, NJ 11,602 127 1,094.6 853.3 241.3
Ridgefield, NJ 11,329 71 626.7 600.2 26.5
Little Ferry, NJ 10,895 101 927.0 862.8 64.2
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