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Crime rate in 2304 Post Code, NSW, Australia

Crime Rank: 88.66/100

(88.66% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    15,809

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    34.96 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    1,886

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    119.30

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    268

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

  • Property Crimes

    776

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    16.95

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    49.09

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    86%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    83.99%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 498 cases of Theft.

    498

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 237 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    237

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 192 cases of Assault and related offences.

    192

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 189 cases of Deception.

    189

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 155 cases of Property damage.

    155

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 116 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    116

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 115 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    115

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 101 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    101

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 77 cases of Drug use and possession.

    77

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 54 cases of Sexual offences.

    54

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 35 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    35

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 32 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    32

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 17 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    17

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 11 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    11

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 11 cases of Robbery.

    11

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 10 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    10

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 8 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    8

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 7 cases of Arson.

    7

  • Other drug offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 6 cases of Other drug offences.

    6

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 6 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    6

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 5 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    5

  • Abduction and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 3 cases of Abduction and related offences.

    3

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2023 in postcode 2304 there were 1 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 2304

    1 in 59

    In 2023 in 2304 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 59

  • 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

  • 2304

    1 in 20

    In 2023 in 2304 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 20

  • 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 2304 rank in crime?

2304 postcode is ranked 88.66/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 2304 a safe postcode?

2304 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 2304?

The top crime types in 2304 are Theft, Transport regulation offences, Assault and related offences.

What is the most reported crime in 2304?

498 Theft cases were reported in 2304 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 2304?

Crime in 2304 has decreased by 0.37% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 2304 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 2304 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 2304?

The least safe suburb in 2304 is Kooragang, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 2304?

The safest suburb in 2304 is Mayfield East, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 2304 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 2304 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Kooragang, Sandgate (NSW) and Mayfield (Newcastle - NSW).


Suburbs in Post Code 2304

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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