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Crime rate in 2208 Post Code, NSW, Australia

Crime Rank: 69.71/100

(69.71% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    12,881

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    4.49 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    695

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    53.96

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    96

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

  • Property Crimes

    212

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    7.45

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    16.46

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    55.67%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    34.07%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 124 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    124

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 115 cases of Theft.

    115

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 101 cases of Deception.

    101

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 73 cases of Property damage.

    73

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 69 cases of Assault and related offences.

    69

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 49 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    49

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 36 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    36

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 24 cases of Drug use and possession.

    24

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 21 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    21

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 20 cases of Sexual offences.

    20

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 14 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    14

  • Other drug offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 10 cases of Other drug offences.

    10

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 9 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    9

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 6 cases of Robbery.

    6

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 5 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    5

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 5 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    5

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 5 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    5

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 3 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    3

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 3 cases of Arson.

    3

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 2 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    2

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 2208 there were 1 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 2208

    1 in 134

    In 2023 in 2208 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 134

  • 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

  • 2208

    1 in 61

    In 2023 in 2208 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 61

  • 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 2208 rank in crime?

2208 postcode is ranked 69.71/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 2208 a safe postcode?

2208 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 2208?

The top crime types in 2208 are Transport regulation offences, Theft, Deception.

What is the most reported crime in 2208?

124 Transport regulation offences cases were reported in 2208 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 2208?

Crime in 2208 has increased by 15.26% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 2208 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 2208 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 2208?

The least safe suburb in 2208 is Kingsgrove, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 2208?

The safest suburb in 2208 is Kingsgrove, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 2208 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 2208 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Kingsgrove.


Suburbs in Post Code 2208

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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