Nampa, ID
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The crime rate in Nampa is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 33 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 Nampa is 1 in 30. Based on FBI crime data, Nampa is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Idaho, Nampa has a crime rate that is higher than 94% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Nampa to other communities of similar population, then Nampa crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Nampa does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Nampa 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 Nampa.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Nampa occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Nampa; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 285. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Nampa's rate for property crime is 29 per one thousand population. This makes Nampa 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 Nampa is one in 34.

Importantly, we found that Nampa has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Nampa is one in 352.

Nampa Crime Data

 

Crime Index

16

(100 is safest)


Safer than 16% of U.S. Cities

Nampa Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

315

2,632

2,947

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.51

29.30

32.80

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Nampa 3.51
Idaho 2.16

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 285

in Nampa

1 in 464

in Idaho

Nampa VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 89,839
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 6 82 13 214
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.91 0.14 2.38

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
Nampa 29.30
Idaho 17.44

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 34

in Nampa

1 in 57

in Idaho

Nampa Property CRIMES

Population: 89,839
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 483 1,894 255
Rate per 1,000 5.38 21.08 2.84

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

Nampa Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Nampa 94
Idaho 25