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Crime rate in 2228 Post Code, NSW, Australia

Crime Rank: 83.55/100

(83.55% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    20,995

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    5.91 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    2,821

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    134.37

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    184

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

  • Property Crimes

    525

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    8.76

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    25.01

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    62.75%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    56.19%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 1,328 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    1,328

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 394 cases of Theft.

    394

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 263 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    263

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 135 cases of Assault and related offences.

    135

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 98 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    98

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 98 cases of Drug use and possession.

    98

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 89 cases of Property damage.

    89

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 84 cases of Deception.

    84

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 64 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    64

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 44 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    44

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 40 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    40

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 39 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    39

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 35 cases of Sexual offences.

    35

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 35 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    35

  • Other drug offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 25 cases of Other drug offences.

    25

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 21 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    21

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 9 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    9

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 7 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    7

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 6 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    6

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 5 cases of Robbery.

    5

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 2228 there were 2 cases of Arson.

    2

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 2228

    1 in 114

    In 2023 in 2228 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 114

  • 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

  • 2228

    1 in 40

    In 2023 in 2228 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 40

  • 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 2228 rank in crime?

2228 postcode is ranked 83.55/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 2228 a safe postcode?

2228 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 2228?

The top crime types in 2228 are Transport regulation offences, Theft, Justice procedures offences.

What is the most reported crime in 2228?

1,328 Transport regulation offences cases were reported in 2228 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 2228?

Crime in 2228 has decreased by 13.65% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 2228 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 2228 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 2228?

The least safe suburb in 2228 is Miranda (NSW), by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 2228?

The safest suburb in 2228 is Yowie Bay, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 2228 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 2228 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Miranda (NSW) and Yowie Bay.


Suburbs in Post Code 2228

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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