Caldwell, ID
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The crime rate in Caldwell is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 20 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Caldwell is 1 in 50. Based on FBI crime data, Caldwell is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Idaho, Caldwell has a crime rate that is higher than 79% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Caldwell has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Caldwell is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Caldwell does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Caldwell.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Caldwell's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Caldwell is one in 544.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Caldwell's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Caldwell a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Caldwell is one in 56.

Caldwell Crime Data

 
Crime Index

36

(100 is safest)


Safer than 36% of U.S. Cities

Caldwell Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

95

930

1,025

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.84

17.99

19.83

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Caldwell 1.84
Idaho 2.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 544

in Caldwell

1 in 464

in Idaho
Caldwell VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 51,686
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 6 10 79
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.12 0.19 1.53
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Caldwell 17.99
Idaho 17.44
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 56

in Caldwell

1 in 57

in Idaho
Caldwell Property CRIMES
Population: 51,686
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 191 642 97
Rate per 1,000 3.70 12.42 1.88
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Caldwell Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Caldwell 46
Idaho 25