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Crime rate in 3909 Post Code, VIC, Australia

Crime Rank: 74.86/100

(74.86% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    8,705

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    327.21 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    690

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    79.26

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    144

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

  • Property Crimes

    231

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    16.54

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    26.54

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    85.12%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    59.61%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 142 cases of Assault and related offences.

    142

  • Breaches of orders

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 110 cases of Breaches of orders.

    110

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 105 cases of Theft.

    105

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 80 cases of Property damage.

    80

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 41 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    41

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 33 cases of Deception.

    33

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 28 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    28

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 25 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    25

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 25 cases of Drug use and possession.

    25

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 22 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    22

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 21 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    21

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 16 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    16

  • Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 12 cases of Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people.

    12

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 9 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    9

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 8 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    8

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 5 cases of Arson.

    5

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 3 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    3

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 2 cases of Robbery.

    2

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 2 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    2

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 3909 there were 1 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 3909

    1 in 60

    In 2023 in 3909 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 60

  • 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

  • 3909

    1 in 38

    In 2023 in 3909 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 38

  • 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


Frequently Asked Questions

How does 3909 rank in crime?

3909 postcode is ranked 74.86/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 3909 a safe postcode?

3909 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 3909?

The top crime types in 3909 are Assault and related offences, Breaches of orders, Theft.

What is the most reported crime in 3909?

142 Assault and related offences cases were reported in 3909 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 3909?

Crime in 3909 has decreased by 10.97% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 3909 in 2023?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in 3909 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 3909?

The least safe suburb in 3909 is Nyerimilang, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 3909?

The safest suburb in 3909 is Nungurner, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 3909 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 3909 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Nyerimilang, Lakes Entrance and Kalimna West.


Suburbs in Post Code 3909

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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