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Crime rate in Belmont North, NSW, Australia, 2280

Suburb in Lake Macquarie

Crime Rank: 13/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    6,291

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    3.63 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    285

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    45.30

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    45

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

  • Property Crimes

    70

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    7.15

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    11.13

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    75.51%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    52.31%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 77 cases of Deception.

    77

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 38 cases of Assault and related offences.

    38

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 37 cases of Theft.

    37

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 34 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    34

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 25 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    25

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 22 cases of Property damage.

    22

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 12 cases of Drug use and possession.

    12

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 11 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    11

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 6 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    6

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 5 cases of Sexual offences.

    5

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 4 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    4

  • Other drug offences

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 4 cases of Other drug offences.

    4

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 3 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    3

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 2 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    2

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 2 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    2

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 1 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    1

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 1 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    1

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2022 in Belmont North there were 1 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Belmont North

    1 in 140

    In 2022 in Belmont North your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 140

  • 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

  • Belmont North

    1 in 90

    In 2022 in Belmont North your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 90

  • 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 Belmont North rank in crime?

Belmont North suburb is ranked 13/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Belmont North a safe suburb?

Belmont North suburb is a relatively safe area. Crime exists but does not impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Belmont North?

The top crime types in Belmont North are Deception, Assault and related offences, Theft.

What is the most reported crime in Belmont North?

77 Deception cases were reported in Belmont North in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Belmont North?

Crime in Belmont North has decreased by 15.43% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Belmont North in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Belmont North 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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