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Crime Report for Hillsborough Township,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Hillsborough Township, is 4.2 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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Hillsborough Township Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Hillsborough Township, has a violent crime rate of 34 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

Hillsborough Township 34
NJ 342
National 676

Hillsborough Township, is in the 18% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 14% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 18% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Hillsborough Township, or said another way, 82% of cities in have crime rates higher than Hillsborough Township.


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Crime Hillsborough Township NJ Nation
Violent Crime Total 33.6 342.3 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 4.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 10.3 13.0 31.1
Robbery Rate 5.2 148.5 197.4
Aggravated Assault 18.1 159.4 315
Property Crime Total 831.7 2219.8 3726.9
Burglary 157.6 456.9 812.3
Larceny Theft 668.9 1563.2 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 5.2 234.4 382.3
Arson 0.0 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.


Hillsborough Township, has a property crime rate of 831.7 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

Hillsborough Township 831.7
NJ 2219.8
National 3727



Hillsborough Township Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 18
National Percentile Rank - 13