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Crime rate in 2168 Post Code, NSW, Australia

Crime Rank: 96.74/100

(96.74% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    45,016

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    12.87 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    3,574

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    79.39

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    688

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

  • Property Crimes

    878

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    15.28

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    19.50

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    82.62%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    43.36%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 677 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    677

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 565 cases of Assault and related offences.

    565

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 421 cases of Drug use and possession.

    421

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 394 cases of Theft.

    394

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 319 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    319

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 304 cases of Property damage.

    304

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 186 cases of Deception.

    186

  • Other drug offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 157 cases of Other drug offences.

    157

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 146 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    146

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 99 cases of Sexual offences.

    99

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 89 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    89

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 73 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    73

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 34 cases of Arson.

    34

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 27 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    27

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 19 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    19

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 16 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    16

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 14 cases of Robbery.

    14

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 13 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    13

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 8 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    8

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 5 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    5

  • Abduction and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 3 cases of Abduction and related offences.

    3

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 3 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    3

  • Homicide and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2168 there were 2 cases of Homicide and related offences.

    2

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 2168

    1 in 65

    In 2023 in 2168 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 65

  • NSW

    1 in 87

    In 2023 in NSW your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 87

  • 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

  • 2168

    1 in 51

    In 2023 in 2168 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 51

  • NSW

    1 in 41

    In 2023 in NSW your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 41

  • Australia

    1 in 28

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


Frequently Asked Questions

How does 2168 rank in crime?

2168 postcode is ranked 96.74/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 2168 a safe postcode?

2168 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 2168?

The top crime types in 2168 are Justice procedures offences, Assault and related offences, Drug use and possession.

What is the most reported crime in 2168?

677 Justice procedures offences cases were reported in 2168 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 2168?

Crime in 2168 has increased by 0.59% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 2168 in 2023?

There were 2 Homicide and related offences cases in 2168 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 2168?

The least safe suburb in 2168 is Miller, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 2168?

The safest suburb in 2168 is Hinchinbrook (NSW), by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 2168 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 2168 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Miller, Cartwright and Ashcroft.


Suburbs in Post Code 2168

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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