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Crime rate in 4720 Post Code, QLD, Australia

Crime Rank: 77.72/100

(77.72% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population
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    15,264

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size
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    6,625.94 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes
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    1,345

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people
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    88.12

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes
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    137

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

  • Property Crimes
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    353

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

  • Violent Crimes
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    8.98

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people
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    23.13

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes
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    63.92%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes
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    52.57%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

5 year post code 4720 crime trends

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post code 4720 crime compared

Top crime types in postcode 4720:


  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 273 reported cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    273

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 237 reported cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    237

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 181 reported cases of Transport regulation offences.

    181

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 174 reported cases of Theft.

    174

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 133 reported cases of Assault and related offences.

    133

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 101 reported cases of Property damage.

    101

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 48 reported cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    48

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 38 reported cases of Deception.

    38

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 38 reported cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    38

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 28 reported cases of Other crimes against the person.

    28

  • Motor Vehicle Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 28 reported cases of Motor Vehicle Theft.

    28

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 23 reported cases of Public nuisance offences.

    23

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 20 reported cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    20

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 17 reported cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    17

  • Robbery

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 3 reported cases of Robbery.

    3

  • Arson

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 2 reported cases of Arson.

    2

  • Homicide and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 4720 there were 1 reported cases of Homicide and related offences.

    1


Crime Types explained

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 4720

    1 in 111

    In 2023 in 4720 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 111

  • QLD

    1 in 131

    In 2023 in QLD your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 131

  • 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

  • 4720

    1 in 43

    In 2023 in 4720 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 43

  • QLD

    1 in 22

    In 2023 in QLD your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 22

  • 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 4720 rank in crime?

4720 postcode is ranked 77.72/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 4720 a safe postcode?

4720 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 4720?

The top crime types in 4720 are Disorderly and offensive conduct, Drug dealing and trafficking, Transport regulation offences.

What is the most reported crime in 4720?

273 Disorderly and offensive conduct cases were reported in 4720 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 4720?

Crime in 4720 has increased by 12.08% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 4720 in 2023?

There were 1 Homicide and related offences cases in 4720 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 4720?

The least safe suburb in 4720 is Lochington, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 4720?

The safest suburb in 4720 is Emerald (Qld), by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 4720 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 4720 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Lochington, Gindie and Emerald (Qld).


Suburbs in Post Code 4720

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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