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Crime rate in 2299 Post Code, NSW, Australia

Crime Rank: 85.84/100

(85.84% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population
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    11,878

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size
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    5.22 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes
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    1,426

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people
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    120.05

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes
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    219

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

  • Property Crimes
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    631

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people
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    18.44

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people
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    53.12

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes
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    87.97%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes
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    86.28%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 392 cases of Theft.

    392

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 164 cases of Assault and related offences.

    164

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 135 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    135

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 128 cases of Deception.

    128

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 125 cases of Property damage.

    125

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 104 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    104

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 93 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    93

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 85 cases of Drug use and possession.

    85

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 39 cases of Sexual offences.

    39

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 36 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    36

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 28 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    28

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 22 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    22

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 19 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    19

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 11 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    11

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 10 cases of Arson.

    10

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 9 cases of Robbery.

    9

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 6 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    6

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 5 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    5

  • Other drug offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 5 cases of Other drug offences.

    5

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 5 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    5

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 4 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    4

  • Abduction and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2299 there were 1 cases of Abduction and related offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 2299

    1 in 54

    In 2023 in 2299 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 54

  • 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

  • 2299

    1 in 19

    In 2023 in 2299 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 19

  • 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 2299 rank in crime?

2299 postcode is ranked 85.84/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 2299 a safe postcode?

2299 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 2299?

The top crime types in 2299 are Theft, Assault and related offences, Justice procedures offences.

What is the most reported crime in 2299?

392 Theft cases were reported in 2299 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 2299?

Crime in 2299 has increased by 10.71% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 2299 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 2299 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 2299?

The least safe suburb in 2299 is North Lambton, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 2299?

The safest suburb in 2299 is Jesmond, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 2299 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 2299 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are North Lambton, Lambton and Jesmond.


Suburbs in Post Code 2299

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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