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Crime rate in 5291 Post Code, SA, Australia

Crime Rank: 53.74/100

(53.74% Post Codes are better in AU)
  • Population

    10,136

    Population of the Postcode from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    1,741.18 km2

    Area size of the Postcode in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    174

    Total number of crimes in the Postcode

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    17.17

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    47

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

  • Property Crimes

    119

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    4.64

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    11.74

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • postcodes with less
    Violent Crimes

    35.72%

    Number of postcodes with less violent crimes

  • postcodes with less
    Property Crimes

    20.64%

    Number of postcodes with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 64 cases of Theft.

    64

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 43 cases of Assault and related offences.

    43

  • Property damage

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 29 cases of Property damage.

    29

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 26 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    26

  • Deception

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 5 cases of Deception.

    5

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 2 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    2

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 2 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    2

  • Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 1 cases of Dangerous and negligent acts endangering people.

    1

  • Homicide and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 1 cases of Homicide and related offences.

    1

  • Abduction and related offences

    In 2023 in postcode 5291 there were 1 cases of Abduction and related offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • 5291

    1 in 216

    In 2023 in 5291 your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 216

  • SA

    1 in 77

    In 2023 in SA your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 77

  • 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

  • 5291

    1 in 85

    In 2023 in 5291 your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 85

  • SA

    1 in 20

    In 2023 in SA your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 20

  • 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 5291 rank in crime?

5291 postcode is ranked 53.74/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is 5291 a safe postcode?

5291 postcode is a very unsafe area. Crime exists and may impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in 5291?

The top crime types in 5291 are Theft, Assault and related offences, Property damage.

What is the most reported crime in 5291?

64 Theft cases were reported in 5291 in 2023.

Is crime increasing in 5291?

Crime in 5291 has increased by 3.57% from 2022 to 2023.

How many murders were in 5291 in 2023?

There were 1 Homicide and related offences cases in 5291 in 2023.

What is the least safe suburb in 5291?

The least safe suburb in 5291 is Carpenter Rocks, by rank and violent crimes rate.

What is the safest suburb in 5291?

The safest suburb in 5291 is German Creek, by rank and violent crimes rate.

Where are 5291 crime hotspots?

Most dangerous suburbs in 5291 by crime crime rank and violent crimes are Carpenter Rocks, Donovans and Dismal Swamp.


Suburbs in Post Code 5291

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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