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Crime Report for Medford Township,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Medford Township, is 3.5 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Medford Township Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Medford Township, has a violent crime rate of 79 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 342 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Medford Township 79
NJ 342
National 676

Medford Township, is in the 41% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 25% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 41% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Medford Township, or said another way, 59% of cities in have crime rates higher than Medford Township.


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Crime Medford Township NJ Nation
Violent Crime Total 78.9 342.3 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 4.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 4.4 13.0 31.1
Robbery Rate 13.2 148.5 197.4
Aggravated Assault 61.4 159.4 315
Property Crime Total 1381.0 2219.8 3726.9
Burglary 289.4 456.9 812.3
Larceny Theft 1069.8 1563.2 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 21.9 234.4 382.3
Arson 13.2 13.9 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Medford Township, has a property crime rate of 1381.0 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 2219.8 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Medford Township 1381.0
NJ 2219.8
National 3727



Medford Township Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 38
National Percentile Rank - 25