Phillipsburg, NJ Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
339
Total Crimes
2,355.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-8.31%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Phillipsburg, NJ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Phillipsburg is 2,355.0 per 100,000 people. That's -8.31% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 46.00% 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.

Phillipsburg SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Phillipsburg
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 339 2,355.0 1,613.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 15 104.2 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 17 118.1 117.4 246.8
Violent Crime 44 305.7 208.1 368.9
Burglary 56 389.0 215.9 376.0
Larceny 230 1,597.8 1,065.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 9 62.5 123.9 228.9
Property Crime 295 2,049.3 1,404.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Phillipsburg

44
Violent Crimes
305.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-17.14%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 327.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Phillipsburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 480.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Phillipsburg is 305.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -17.14% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 46.90% higher than the New Jersey violent crime rate of 208.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Phillipsburg

295
Property Crimes
2,049.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-6.83%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 48.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Phillipsburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Phillipsburg is 2,049.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -6.83% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 45.87% higher than the New Jersey property crime rate of 1,404.9 per 100,000 people.

Phillipsburg 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 Phillipsburg

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Easton, PA 27,158 457 1,682.7 1,428.7 254.1
Emmaus, PA 11,490 171 1,488.3 1,427.3 60.9
Northampton, PA 9,884 81 819.5 799.3 20.2
Middletown, PA 9,319 98 1,051.6 600.9 450.7
Catasauqua, PA 6,619 111 1,677.0 1,525.9 151.1
Washington, NJ 6,535 51 780.4 719.2 61.2
Nazareth, PA 5,706 54 946.4 876.3 70.1
Bangor, PA 5,222 64 1,225.6 976.6 248.9
Alpha, NJ 2,288 39 1,704.5 1,660.8 43.7
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