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Crime rate in Gympie, QLD, Australia

Crime Rank: 29/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population
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    53,313

    Population of the LGA from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size
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    6,720.83 km2

    Area size of the LGA in square kilometres

  • All Crimes
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    3,822

    Total number of crimes in the LGA

  • Crimes per 1000 people
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    71.69

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes
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    245

    Total number of violent crimes in the LGA (homicide, assault, sexual assault, robbery, etc...)

  • Property Crimes
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    1,689

    Total number of property crimes in the LGA (arson, burglary, theft, car theft, etc...)

  • Violent Crimes
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    4.60

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
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    31.68

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • lgas with less
    Violent Crimes
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    13.08%

    Number of LGAs with less violent crimes

  • lgas with less
    Property Crimes
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    56.94%

    Number of LGAs with less property crimes

5 year Gympie crime trends

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Gympie crime compared

Top crime types in Gympie:


  • Theft

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 853 reported cases of Theft.

    853

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 550 reported cases of Transport regulation offences.

    550

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 547 reported cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    547

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 365 reported cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    365

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 339 reported cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    339

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 323 reported cases of Property damage.

    323

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 223 reported cases of Assault and related offences.

    223

  • Motor Vehicle Theft

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 151 reported cases of Motor Vehicle Theft.

    151

  • Deception

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 135 reported cases of Deception.

    135

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 103 reported cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    103

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 71 reported cases of Other crimes against the person.

    71

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 63 reported cases of Public nuisance offences.

    63

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 46 reported cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    46

  • Arson

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 23 reported cases of Arson.

    23

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 18 reported cases of Robbery.

    18

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 8 reported cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    8

  • Homicide and related offences

    In 2023 in Gympie there were 4 reported cases of Homicide and related offences.

    4

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Gympie

    1 in 218

    In 2023 in Gympie your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 218

  • QLD

    1 in 131

    In 2023 in QLD your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 131

  • Australia

    1 in 95

    In 2023 in Australia your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 95

Chances of becoming a victim of a Property crime

  • Gympie

    1 in 32

    In 2023 in Gympie your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 32

  • QLD

    1 in 22

    In 2023 in QLD your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 22

  • Australia

    1 in 28

    In 2023 in Australia your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 28

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Frequently Asked Questions

How does Gympie rank in crime?

Gympie lga is ranked 29/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Gympie a safe lga?

Gympie lga is a relatively unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Gympie?

The top crime types in Gympie are Theft, Transport regulation offences, Drug dealing and trafficking.

What is the most reported crime in Gympie?

853 Theft cases were reported in Gympie in 2023.

Is crime increasing in Gympie?

Crime in Gympie has increased by 3.97% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in Gympie in 2023?

There were 4 Homicide and related offences cases in Gympie in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in Gympie?

The least safe suburb in Gympie is Araluen (Qld), by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in Gympie?

The safest suburb in Gympie is Coles Creek, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are Gympie crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in Gympie by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Araluen (Qld), Anderleigh and Lagoon Pocket.


Suburbs in Gympie

Amamoor (10) Amamoor Creek (25) Anderleigh (10) Araluen (Qld) (10) Banks Pocket (10) Barambah (10) Beenaam Valley (10) Bella Creek (16) Bells Bridge (16) Black Snake (10) Bollier (10) Boonara (10) Booubyjan (10) Brooloo (10) Calico Creek (10) Canina (10) Carters Ridge (10) Cedar Pocket (10) Chatsworth (Qld) (10) Cinnabar (10) Coles Creek (50) Cooloola Cove (10) Coondoo (10) Corella (10) Crownthorpe (10) Curra (10) Dagun (12) Downsfield (10) East Deep Creek (10) Elgin Vale (10) Fishermans Pocket (13) Gilldora (10) Glanmire (Qld) (50) Glastonbury (10) Glen Echo (10) Goomboorian (10) Goomeri (17) Goomeribong (10) Greens Creek (Qld) (10) Gunalda (22) Gympie (23) Imbil (13) Inskip (47) Johnstown (10) Jones Hill (10) Kandanga (10) Kandanga Creek (10) Kia Ora (Qld) (10) Kilkivan (10) Kinbombi (19) Kybong (11) Lagoon Pocket (10) Lake Borumba (10) Langshaw (10) Long Flat (Qld) (10) Lower Wonga (10) Manumbar (21) Manyung (10) Marys Creek (10) McIntosh Creek (10) Melawondi (10) Monkland (31) Mooloo (10) Mothar Mountain (10) Moy Pocket (10) Mudlo (10) Munna Creek (50) Nahrunda (10) Neerdie (10) Neusa Vale (10) North Deep Creek (10) Oakview (10) Pie Creek (10) Rainbow Beach (11) Ross Creek (Qld) (18) Scotchy Pocket (10) Scrubby Creek (Gympie - Qld) (10) Sexton (10) Southside (10) Tamaree (10) Tandur (10) Tansey (10) The Dawn (10) The Palms (10) Theebine (10) Tin Can Bay (10) Traveston (10) Tuan Forest (50) Tuchekoi (10) Two Mile (10) Upper Glastonbury (10) Upper Kandanga (10) Veteran (10) Victory Heights (Qld) (30) Wallu (10) Widgee (10) Widgee Crossing North (10) Widgee Crossing South (10) Wilsons Pocket (10) Windera (Qld) (10) Wolvi (10) Woolooga (12) Woondum (10)

The data is based on annual 2023 data from state police departments and population data from the 2021 ABS Census. Rank is calculated for crimes weighted by severity and proportionate to population.

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