Sayreville, NJ crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Sayreville is safer than 70% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New Jersey, only on the order of 39% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Sayreville. If you live in Sayreville, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 128. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 40. It is for these reasons that Sayreville is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Sayreville has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Sayreville is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Sayreville does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Sayreville.

For Sayreville, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Sayreville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1299, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Sayreville is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Sayreville than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 142.

Sayreville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

70

(100 is safest)


Safer than 70% of U.S. Cities

Sayreville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

34

312

346

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.77

7.06

7.83

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.77
2.07
National Median: 4
    Sayreville
    New Jersey

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,299

in Sayreville

1 in 483

in New Jersey

Sayreville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 44,173
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 8 26
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.18 0.59

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
7.06
13.36
National Median: 21
    Sayreville
    New Jersey

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 142

in Sayreville

1 in 75

in New Jersey

Sayreville Property CRIMES

Population: 44,173
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 42 233 37
Rate per 1,000 0.95 5.27 0.84

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Sayreville Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
20
56
National Median: 28.3
    Sayreville
    New Jersey