New Haven, KY
Crime Rates


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New Haven, KY crime analytics

Your chance of becoming a victim of crime in New Haven is 1 in 296. This equates to a crime rate of 3 per 1,000 residents, making New Haven one of the safest communities in nation. New Haven's crime rate is not the lowest in Kentucky, however. Approximately 24% of the cities and towns in Kentucky have a lower crime rate, according to FBI crime statistics.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, New Haven has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, New Haven 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 New Haven 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 New Haven.

Importantly, our analysis shows that New Haven has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. New Haven's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in New Haven compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in New Haven is just 3 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, New Haven is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

New Haven Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 95% of U.S. Cities

New Haven Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

New Haven 0.00
Kentucky 2.19
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in New Haven

1 in 457

in Kentucky
Population: 887
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
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)

New Haven 3.38
Kentucky 21.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 296

in New Haven

1 in 46

in Kentucky
New Haven Property CRIMES
Population: 887
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1 1 1
Rate per 1,000 1.13 1.13 1.13
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

New Haven Crimes Per Square Mile

New Haven 5
Kentucky 29

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