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Crime rate in Belmont South, NSW, Australia, 2280

Suburb in Lake Macquarie

Crime Rank: 19/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    1,053

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    2.54 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    94

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    89.27

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    7

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

  • Property Crimes

    27

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    6.65

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    25.64

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    73.88%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    74.46%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 23 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    23

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 16 cases of Deception.

    16

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 12 cases of Property damage.

    12

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 10 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    10

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 8 cases of Theft.

    8

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 5 cases of Assault and related offences.

    5

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 4 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    4

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 4 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    4

  • Arson

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 3 cases of Arson.

    3

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 3 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    3

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 2 cases of Sexual offences.

    2

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 1 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    1

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 1 cases of Drug use and possession.

    1

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

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

    1

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Belmont South there were 1 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Belmont South

    1 in 150

    In 2022 in Belmont South your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 150

  • 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 South

    1 in 39

    In 2022 in Belmont South your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 39

  • 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 South rank in crime?

Belmont South suburb is ranked 19/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Belmont South a safe suburb?

Belmont South suburb is moderately safe. Crime exists and may impact some people.

What are the main crime problems in Belmont South?

The top crime types in Belmont South are Justice procedures offences, Deception, Property damage.

What is the most reported crime in Belmont South?

23 Justice procedures offences cases were reported in Belmont South in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Belmont South?

Crime in Belmont South has decreased by 24.19% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Belmont South in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Belmont South 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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