Bow, NH
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Bow, NH crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Bow is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 74% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Bow is one in 110. Compared to communities within New Hampshire, Bow‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 59% of the state's cities and towns.

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