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Crime rate in Balgowlah Heights, NSW, Australia, 2093

Suburb in Northern Beaches

Crime Rank: 10/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    3,546

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    1.68 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    52

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    14.66

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    6

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

  • Property Crimes

    28

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    1.69

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    7.90

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    55.76%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    45.89%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 13 cases of Theft.

    13

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 9 cases of Property damage.

    9

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 7 cases of Deception.

    7

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 6 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    6

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 4 cases of Assault and related offences.

    4

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 3 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    3

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 3 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    3

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 2 cases of Drug use and possession.

    2

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 2 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    2

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 1 cases of Sexual offences.

    1

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 1 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    1

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights there were 1 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Balgowlah Heights

    1 in 591

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 591

  • NSW

    1 in 97

    In 2022 in NSW your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 97

  • Australia

    1 in 105

    In 2022 in Australia your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 105

Chances of becoming a victim of a Property crime

  • Balgowlah Heights

    1 in 127

    In 2022 in Balgowlah Heights your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 127

  • NSW

    1 in 44

    In 2022 in NSW your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 44

  • Australia

    1 in 31

    In 2022 in Australia your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 31


Frequently Asked Questions

How does Balgowlah Heights rank in crime?

Balgowlah Heights suburb is ranked 10/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Balgowlah Heights a safe suburb?

Balgowlah Heights suburb could be considered safe area. Crime exists but does not impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Balgowlah Heights?

The top crime types in Balgowlah Heights are Theft, Property damage, Deception.

What is the most reported crime in Balgowlah Heights?

13 Theft cases were reported in Balgowlah Heights in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Balgowlah Heights?

Crime in Balgowlah Heights has decreased by 0% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Balgowlah Heights in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Balgowlah Heights in 2022.

The data is based on annual 2022 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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