Bow, NH
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Bow, NH crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Bow is safer than 74% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New Hampshire, only on the order of 41% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Bow. If you live in Bow, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 110. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Bow, 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 Bow than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1934, 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 Bow 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 Bow than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 117.

Bow Crime Data

 
Crime Index

74

(100 is safest)


Safer than 74% of U.S. Cities

Bow Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

66

70

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.52

8.53

9.05

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bow 0.52
New Hampshire 1.99
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,934

in Bow

1 in 502

in New Hampshire
Bow VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,734
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 1 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.13 0.13 0.26
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
Bow 8.53
New Hampshire 17.46
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 117

in Bow

1 in 57

in New Hampshire
Bow Property CRIMES
Population: 7,734
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 38 27 1
Rate per 1,000 4.91 3.49 0.13
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

Bow Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Bow 2
New Hampshire 6