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Crime rate in 2500 Post Code, NSW, Australia

Crime Rank: 97.63/100

(97.63% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    43,469

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    27.16 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    7,658

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    176.17

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    737

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

  • Property Crimes

    2,168

    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

    49.87

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    86.04%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    84.43%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 1,551 cases of Theft.

    1,551

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 1,351 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    1,351

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 1,269 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    1,269

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 607 cases of Drug use and possession.

    607

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 561 cases of Assault and related offences.

    561

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 403 cases of Property damage.

    403

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 295 cases of Deception.

    295

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 261 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    261

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 235 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    235

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 200 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    200

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 186 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    186

  • Other drug offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 157 cases of Other drug offences.

    157

  • Sexual offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 132 cases of Sexual offences.

    132

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 129 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    129

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 121 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    121

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 69 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    69

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 45 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    45

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 28 cases of Arson.

    28

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 22 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    22

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 19 cases of Robbery.

    19

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 11 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    11

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 3 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    3

  • Abduction and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 2 cases of Abduction and related offences.

    2

  • Homicide and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 2500 there were 1 cases of Homicide and related offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 2500

    1 in 59

    In 2023 in 2500 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

  • 2500

    1 in 20

    In 2023 in 2500 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 2500 rank in crime?

2500 postcode is ranked 97.63/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 2500 a safe postcode?

2500 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 2500?

The top crime types in 2500 are Theft, Justice procedures offences, Transport regulation offences.

What is the most reported crime in 2500?

1,551 Theft cases were reported in 2500 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 2500?

Crime in 2500 has decreased by 0.33% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 2500 in 2023?

There were 1 Homicide and related offences cases in 2500 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 2500?

The least safe suburb in 2500 is Wollongong, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 2500?

The safest suburb in 2500 is Mount Keira, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 2500 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 2500 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Wollongong, North Wollongong and Spring Hill (Wollongong - NSW).


Suburbs in Post Code 2500

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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