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Crime rate in Canton Beach, NSW, Australia, 2263

Suburb in Central Coast (NSW)

Crime Rank: 18/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    1,202

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    0.83 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    60

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    49.92

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    17

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

  • Property Crimes

    16

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    14.14

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    13.31

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    87.52%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    56.47%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 11 cases of Assault and related offences.

    11

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 10 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    10

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 10 cases of Property damage.

    10

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 6 cases of Theft.

    6

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 5 cases of Sexual offences.

    5

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 4 cases of Drug use and possession.

    4

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 4 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    4

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 4 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    4

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 3 cases of Deception.

    3

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 2 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    2

  • Blackmail and extortion

    In 2022 in Canton Beach there were 1 cases of Blackmail and extortion.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Canton Beach

    1 in 71

    In 2022 in Canton Beach your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 71

  • 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

  • Canton Beach

    1 in 75

    In 2022 in Canton Beach your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 75

  • 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 Canton Beach rank in crime?

Canton Beach suburb is ranked 18/100 in Australia by number and severity of crimes proportionate to population, where 0 means no crime.

Is Canton Beach a safe suburb?

Canton Beach suburb is moderately safe. Crime exists and may impact some people.

What are the main crime problems in Canton Beach?

The top crime types in Canton Beach are Assault and related offences, Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour, Property damage.

What is the most reported crime in Canton Beach?

11 Assault and related offences cases were reported in Canton Beach in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Canton Beach?

Crime in Canton Beach has decreased by 51.22% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Canton Beach in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Canton Beach 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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