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Crime rate in 3608 Post Code, VIC, Australia

Crime Rank: 45.21/100

(45.21% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population
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    2,820

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size
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    532.87 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes
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    136

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people
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    48.23

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes
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    16

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

  • Property Crimes
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    76

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

  • Violent Crimes
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    5.67

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people
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    26.95

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes
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    43.64%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes
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    60.62%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

5 year post code 3608 crime trends

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post code 3608 crime compared

Top crime types in postcode 3608:


  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 32 reported cases of Theft.

    32

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 24 reported cases of Property damage.

    24

  • Breaches of orders

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 24 reported cases of Breaches of orders.

    24

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 20 reported cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    20

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 16 reported cases of Assault and related offences.

    16

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 5 reported cases of Deception.

    5

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 3 reported cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    3

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 3 reported cases of Other crimes against the person.

    3

  • Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 2 reported cases of Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people.

    2

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 2 reported cases of Public nuisance offences.

    2

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 2 reported cases of Justice procedures offences.

    2

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 1 reported cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    1

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 1 reported cases of Drug use and possession.

    1

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3608 there were 1 reported cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    1


Crime Types explained

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 3608

    1 in 176

    In 2023 in 3608 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 176

  • VIC

    1 in 146

    In 2023 in VIC your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 146

  • 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

  • 3608

    1 in 37

    In 2023 in 3608 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 37

  • VIC

    1 in 31

    In 2023 in VIC your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 31

  • 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 3608 rank in crime?

3608 postcode is ranked 45.21/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 3608 a safe postcode?

3608 postcode is a relatively unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 3608?

The top crime types in 3608 are Theft, Property damage, Breaches of orders.

What is the most reported crime in 3608?

32 Theft cases were reported in 3608 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 3608?

Crime in 3608 has increased by 23.64% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 3608 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 3608 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 3608?

The least safe suburb in 3608 is Wirrate, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 3608?

The safest suburb in 3608 is Graytown, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 3608 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 3608 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Wirrate, Kirwans Bridge and Nagambie.


Suburbs in Post Code 3608

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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