Paulsboro, NJ Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
212
Total Crimes
3,647.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
42.02%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Paulsboro, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Paulsboro is 3,647.6 per 100,000 people. That's 42.02% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 126.14% higher 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.

Paulsboro SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Paulsboro
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 212 3,647.6 1,613.0 2,568.4
Murder 2 34.4 3.2 5.0
Robbery 8 137.6 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 6 103.2 117.4 246.8
Violent Crime 16 275.3 208.1 368.9
Burglary 59 1,015.1 215.9 376.0
Larceny 128 2,202.3 1,065.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 9 154.9 123.9 228.9
Property Crime 196 3,372.3 1,404.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Paulsboro

16
Violent Crimes
275.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-25.37%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 363.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Paulsboro each year. That compares to a 1 in 480.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Paulsboro is 275.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -25.37% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 32.30% higher than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 208.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Paulsboro

196
Property Crimes
3,372.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
53.32%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 29.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Paulsboro each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Paulsboro is 3,372.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 53.32% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 140.04% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,404.9 per 100,000 people.

Paulsboro 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 Paulsboro

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Woodbury, NJ 9,746 476 4,884.1 4,340.2 543.8
Glenolden, PA 7,163 158 2,205.8 2,052.2 153.6
Folcroft, PA 6,615 160 2,418.7 1,935.0 483.7
Prospect Park, PA 6,496 85 1,308.5 1,000.6 307.9
Norwood, PA 5,896 62 1,051.6 983.7 67.8
Sharon Hill, PA 5,705 219 3,838.7 3,155.1 683.6
National Park, NJ 2,934 35 1,192.9 1,192.9 0.0
Colwyn, PA 2,551 72 2,822.4 2,312.8 509.6
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