Gering, NE
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Gering has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Gering is 1 in 69. How does Gering fare compared to other communities in Nebraska of all population sizes? Gering's crime rate is lower than approximately 24% of Nebraska communities.

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

For Gering, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Gering than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1389, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Gering; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Gering Crime Data

 
Crime Index

52

(100 is safest)


Safer than 52% of U.S. Cities

Gering Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

114

120

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.72

13.68

14.40

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Gering 0.72
Nebraska 2.75
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,389

in Gering

1 in 364

in Nebraska
Gering VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,334
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 * 1 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.36 0.12 0.24
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.
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
Gering 13.68
Nebraska 22.41
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 73

in Gering

1 in 45

in Nebraska
Gering Property CRIMES
Population: 8,334
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 25 88 1
Rate per 1,000 3.00 10.56 0.12
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

Gering Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Gering 28
Nebraska 18

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