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Crime rate in Mountainside, New Jersey (NJ): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Mountainside, NJ compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Mountainside, NJ

The 2018 crime rate in Mountainside, NJ is 43 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 6.3 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 15.4% U.S. cities. The 2018 Mountainside crime rate fell by 9% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Mountainside has seen rise of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Mountainside, NJ is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Mountainside:

43.3
Woodland Park:

78.8
Westfield:

38.1
Springfield:

47.9
Summit:

43.6
Garwood:

38.2
New Providence:

22.7
Scotch Plains:

45.2
Fanwood:

23.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Mountainside by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(15.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.3)
4
(61.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(59.9)
3
(45.2)
3
(45.4)
3
(46.0)
1
(15.3)
1
(15.1)
1
(14.9)
1
(14.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
2
(28.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(74.9)
14
(210.8)
11
(166.3)
3
(46.0)
9
(137.5)
8
(120.5)
6
(89.5)
16
(236.9)
10
(146.7)
3
(43.8)
7
(102.0)
20
(290.4)
27
(388.9)
4
(57.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
53
(794.0)
49
(738.0)
54
(816.3)
47
(720.2)
41
(626.4)
49
(738.2)
23
(342.9)
42
(621.9)
36
(528.2)
23
(336.0)
20
(291.5)
14
(203.3)
18
(259.3)
40
(577.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(134.8)
7
(105.4)
5
(75.6)
4
(61.3)
3
(45.8)
5
(75.3)
1
(14.9)
7
(103.6)
2
(29.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.5)
6
(86.4)
9
(130.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index64.361.771.550.759.747.033.152.745.519.423.229.647.443.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Mountainside:

14.4
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Mountainside:

7.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Mountainside:

0.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Mountainside:

7.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Mountainside:

7.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Mountainside:

14.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Mountainside:

7.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Mountainside:

22.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Mountainside:

7.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Mountainside:

38.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Mountainside:

30.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Mountainside:

37.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Mountainside:

22.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Mountainside:

37.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Mountainside:

29.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Mountainside:

7.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Mountainside:

86.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Mountainside:

59.9
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Mountainside:

103.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Mountainside:

70.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Mountainside:

35.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Mountainside:

25.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Mountainside:

60.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Mountainside:

94.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Mountainside:

37.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Mountainside:

72.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Mountainside:

65.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Mountainside:

54.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Mountainside:

85.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Mountainside:

94.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Mountainside:

74.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Mountainside:

89.2
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Mountainside:

123.7
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Mountainside:

138.6
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 22 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.45
New Jersey average:

3.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 27 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
New Jersey average:

3.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 27 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.19
New Jersey average:

3.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 27 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.21
New Jersey average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 28 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.36
New Jersey average:

3.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 28 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.37
New Jersey average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 26 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.11
New Jersey average:

3.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 26 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.13
New Jersey average:

3.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 25 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.16
New Jersey average:

3.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 27 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.36
New Jersey average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 26 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.22
New Jersey average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 27 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.33
New Jersey average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 26 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.18
New Jersey average:

3.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 27 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.33
New Jersey average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 26 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.33
New Jersey average:

3.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 27 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.33
New Jersey average:

3.74

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Mountainside, NJ
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 07092.