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Crime rate in 2289 Post Code, NSW, Australia

Crime Rank: 83.51/100

(83.51% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population
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    20,098

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size
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    11.30 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes
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    1,834

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people
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    91.25

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes
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    162

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

  • Property Crimes
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    894

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

  • Violent Crimes
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    8.06

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people
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    44.48

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes
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    59.17%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes
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    81.38%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

5 year post code 2289 crime trends

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post code 2289 crime compared

Top crime types in postcode 2289:


  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 663 reported cases of Theft.

    663

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 394 reported cases of Transport regulation offences.

    394

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 131 reported cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    131

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 114 reported cases of Deception.

    114

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 109 reported cases of Assault and related offences.

    109

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 97 reported cases of Property damage.

    97

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 88 reported cases of Justice procedures offences.

    88

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 72 reported cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    72

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 41 reported cases of Sexual offences.

    41

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 30 reported cases of Drug use and possession.

    30

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 27 reported cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    27

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 18 reported cases of Public nuisance offences.

    18

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 17 reported cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    17

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 8 reported cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    8

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 7 reported cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    7

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 5 reported cases of Robbery.

    5

  • Other drug offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 4 reported cases of Other drug offences.

    4

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 3 reported cases of Arson.

    3

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 3 reported cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    3

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 2 reported cases of Other crimes against the person.

    2

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 2289 there were 1 reported cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    1


Crime Types explained

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 2289

    1 in 124

    In 2023 in 2289 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 124

  • 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

  • 2289

    1 in 22

    In 2023 in 2289 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 22

  • 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

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Frequently Asked Questions

How does 2289 rank in crime?

2289 postcode is ranked 83.51/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 2289 a safe postcode?

2289 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 2289?

The top crime types in 2289 are Theft, Transport regulation offences, Burglary/Break and enter.

What is the most reported crime in 2289?

663 Theft cases were reported in 2289 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 2289?

Crime in 2289 has decreased by 0.43% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 2289 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 2289 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 2289?

The least safe suburb in 2289 is Highfields (NSW), by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 2289?

The safest suburb in 2289 is Kotara, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 2289 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 2289 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Highfields (NSW), Adamstown Heights and Garden Suburb.


Suburbs in Post Code 2289

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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