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Crime rate in Coal Point, NSW, Australia, 2283

Suburb in Lake Macquarie

Crime Rank: 10/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    1,749

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    1.37 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    26

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    14.87

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    3

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

  • Property Crimes

    10

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    1.72

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    5.72

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    55.86%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    41.88%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Deception

    In 2022 in Coal Point there were 8 cases of Deception.

    8

  • Theft

    In 2022 in Coal Point there were 6 cases of Theft.

    6

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in Coal Point there were 4 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    4

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in Coal Point there were 3 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    3

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in Coal Point there were 2 cases of Assault and related offences.

    2

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in Coal Point there were 1 cases of Sexual offences.

    1

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in Coal Point there were 1 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    1

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in Coal Point there were 1 cases of Property damage.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • Coal Point

    1 in 583

    In 2022 in Coal Point your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 583

  • 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

  • Coal Point

    1 in 175

    In 2022 in Coal Point your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 175

  • 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 Coal Point rank in crime?

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

Is Coal Point a safe suburb?

Coal Point suburb could be considered safe area. Crime exists but does not impact most people.

What are the main crime problems in Coal Point?

The top crime types in Coal Point are Deception, Theft, Miscellaneous offences.

What is the most reported crime in Coal Point?

8 Deception cases were reported in Coal Point in 2022.

Is crime increasing in Coal Point?

Crime in Coal Point has decreased by 39.53% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in Coal Point in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in Coal Point 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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