New Providence, NJ Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
65
Total Crimes
489.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-80.95%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in New Providence, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in New Providence is 489.3 per 100,000 people. That's -80.95% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -69.66% 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.

New Providence SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9.5
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
3

How Does New Providence Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
New Providence
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 65 489.3 1,613.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 117.4 246.8
Violent Crime 0 0.0 208.1 368.9
Burglary 7 52.7 215.9 376.0
Larceny 53 399.0 1,065.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 5 37.6 123.9 228.9
Property Crime 65 489.3 1,404.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In New Providence

0
Violent Crimes
0.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-100.00%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in inf chance of being the victim of a violent crime in New Providence each year. That compares to a 1 in 480.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in New Providence is 0.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -100.00% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -100.00% lower than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 208.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In New Providence

65
Property Crimes
489.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-77.75%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 204.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in New Providence each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in New Providence is 489.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -77.75% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -65.17% lower than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,404.9 per 100,000 people.

New Providence 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 New Providence

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Westfield, NJ 30,011 221 736.4 723.1 13.3
Summit, NJ 22,125 150 678.0 646.3 31.6
Madison, NJ 15,832 79 499.0 480.0 18.9
Florham Park, NJ 11,602 68 586.1 560.2 25.9
Lincoln Park, NJ 10,308 60 582.1 582.1 0.0
Chatham, NJ 8,793 39 443.5 443.5 0.0
Boonton, NJ 8,236 101 1,226.3 1,141.3 85.0
Fanwood, NJ 7,768 33 424.8 411.9 12.9
Mountainside, NJ 6,925 55 794.2 765.3 28.9
Wharton, NJ 6,482 71 1,095.3 1,064.5 30.9
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