Seward, NE
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According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Seward is safer than 79% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Nebraska, only on the order of 43% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Seward. If you live in Seward, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 124. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Seward, 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 Seward than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1792, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Seward is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Seward than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 133.

Seward Crime Data

 
Crime Index

79

(100 is safest)


Safer than 79% of U.S. Cities

Seward Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

54

58

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.56

7.53

8.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Seward 0.56
Nebraska 2.75
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,792

in Seward

1 in 364

in Nebraska
Seward VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,167
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.28 0.00 0.28
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
Seward 7.53
Nebraska 22.41
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 133

in Seward

1 in 45

in Nebraska
Seward Property CRIMES
Population: 7,167
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 50 1
Rate per 1,000 0.42 6.98 0.14
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

Seward Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Seward 13
Nebraska 18

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