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Crime rate in 2462 Post Code, NSW, Australia

Crime Rank: 50.76/100

(50.76% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    2,524

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    467.73 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    159

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    63.00

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    35

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

  • Property Crimes

    53

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    13.87

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    21.00

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    79.53%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    47.3%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 27 cases of Theft.

    27

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 25 cases of Assault and related offences.

    25

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 23 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    23

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 19 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    19

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 14 cases of Property damage.

    14

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 11 cases of Deception.

    11

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 8 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    8

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 7 cases of Sexual offences.

    7

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 7 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    7

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 5 cases of Arson.

    5

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 4 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    4

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 3 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    3

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 2 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    2

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 2 cases of Drug use and possession.

    2

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 1 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    1

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2462 there were 1 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 2462

    1 in 72

    In 2023 in 2462 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 72

  • 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

  • 2462

    1 in 48

    In 2023 in 2462 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 48

  • 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 2462 rank in crime?

2462 postcode is ranked 50.76/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 2462 a safe postcode?

2462 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 2462?

The top crime types in 2462 are Theft, Assault and related offences, Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

What is the most reported crime in 2462?

27 Theft cases were reported in 2462 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 2462?

Crime in 2462 has increased by 40.71% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 2462 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 2462 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 2462?

The least safe suburb in 2462 is Lavadia, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 2462?

The safest suburb in 2462 is Gilletts Ridge, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 2462 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 2462 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Lavadia, Wooli and Minnie Water.


Suburbs in Post Code 2462

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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