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Crime rate in Blaxland (NSW), NSW, Australia, 2774

Suburb in Blue Mountains

Crime Rank: 12/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    7,434

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    9.68 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    331

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    44.53

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    53

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

  • Property Crimes

    105

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    7.13

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    14.12

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    75.42%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    58.17%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 44 cases of Theft.

    44

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 42 cases of Property damage.

    42

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 38 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    38

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 36 cases of Assault and related offences.

    36

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 31 cases of Deception.

    31

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 30 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    30

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 18 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    18

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 18 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    18

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 15 cases of Drug use and possession.

    15

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 15 cases of Sexual offences.

    15

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 9 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    9

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 9 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    9

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 7 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    7

  • Other drug offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 6 cases of Other drug offences.

    6

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 5 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    5

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 2 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    2

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 2 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    2

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 2 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    2

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 1 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    1

  • Arson

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) there were 1 cases of Arson.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Blaxland (NSW)

    1 in 140

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) 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

  • Blaxland (NSW)

    1 in 71

    In 2022 in Blaxland (NSW) your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 71

  • 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 Blaxland (NSW) rank in crime?

Blaxland (NSW) suburb is ranked 12/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Blaxland (NSW) a safe suburb?

Blaxland (NSW) suburb is a relatively safe area. Crime exists but does not impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Blaxland (NSW)?

The top crime types in Blaxland (NSW) are Theft, Property damage, Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

What is the most reported crime in Blaxland (NSW)?

44 Theft cases were reported in Blaxland (NSW) in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Blaxland (NSW)?

Crime in Blaxland (NSW) has decreased by 12.66% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Blaxland (NSW) in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Blaxland (NSW) 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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