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Crime rate in East Gosford, NSW, Australia, 2250

Suburb in Central Coast (NSW)

Crime Rank: 18/100

(higher number means more crime)
  • Population

    4,391

    Population of the suburb from ABS 2021 Census

  • Area size

    2.07 km2

    Area size of the suburb in square kilometres

  • All Crimes

    264

    Total number of crimes in the suburb

  • Crimes per 1000 people

    60.12

    Total number of crimes per 1000 people

  • Violent Crimes

    46

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

  • Property Crimes

    84

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

  • Violent Crimes
    per 1000 people

    10.48

    Total number of violent crimes per 1000 people

  • Property Crimes
    per 1000 people

    19.13

    Total number of property crimes per 1000 people

  • suburbs with less
    Violent Crimes

    82.56%

    Number of suburbs with less violent crimes

  • suburbs with less
    Property Crimes

    66.49%

    Number of suburbs with less property crimes

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Top crime types:

  • Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 43 cases of Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour.

    43

  • Assault and related offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 41 cases of Assault and related offences.

    41

  • Theft

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 40 cases of Theft.

    40

  • Justice procedures offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 33 cases of Justice procedures offences.

    33

  • Property damage

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 23 cases of Property damage.

    23

  • Burglary/Break and enter

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 19 cases of Burglary/Break and enter.

    19

  • Deception

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 18 cases of Deception.

    18

  • Drug use and possession

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 13 cases of Drug use and possession.

    13

  • Weapons and explosives offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 7 cases of Weapons and explosives offences.

    7

  • Miscellaneous offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 5 cases of Miscellaneous offences.

    5

  • Sexual offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 5 cases of Sexual offences.

    5

  • Other drug offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 4 cases of Other drug offences.

    4

  • Other government regulatory offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 3 cases of Other government regulatory offences.

    3

  • Drug dealing and trafficking

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 2 cases of Drug dealing and trafficking.

    2

  • Arson

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 2 cases of Arson.

    2

  • Other crimes against the person

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 2 cases of Other crimes against the person.

    2

  • Disorderly and offensive conduct

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 1 cases of Disorderly and offensive conduct.

    1

  • Public nuisance offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 1 cases of Public nuisance offences.

    1

  • Transport regulation offences

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 1 cases of Transport regulation offences.

    1

  • Cultivate or manufacture drugs

    In 2022 in East Gosford there were 1 cases of Cultivate or manufacture drugs.

    1

Chances of becoming a victim of a Violent crime

  • East Gosford

    1 in 95

    In 2022 in East Gosford your chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 95

  • 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

  • East Gosford

    1 in 52

    In 2022 in East Gosford your chances of becoming a victim of a property crime is 1 in 52

  • 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 East Gosford rank in crime?

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

Is East Gosford a safe suburb?

East Gosford suburb is moderately safe. Crime exists and may impact some people.

What are the main crime problems in East Gosford?

The top crime types in East Gosford are Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour, Assault and related offences, Theft.

What is the most reported crime in East Gosford?

43 Stalking, harassment and threatening behaviour cases were reported in East Gosford in 2022.

Is crime increasing in East Gosford?

Crime in East Gosford has decreased by 14.56% from 2021 to 2022.

How many murders were in East Gosford in 2022?

There were no Homicide and related offences cases in East Gosford 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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