Franklin, NH
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Franklin, NH crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Franklin. With an annual crime rate of only 2 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 422. These crime statistics put Franklin in the elite group of the safest communities in both New Hampshire and in the nation as a whole.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Franklin, and we found that the crime rate in Franklin is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Franklin is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Franklin 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 Franklin.

For Franklin, 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 Franklin than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2112, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Franklin compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Franklin is just 2 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Franklin is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Franklin Crime Data

 

Crime Index

96

(100 is safest)


Safer than 96% of U.S. Cities

Franklin Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

16

20

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.47

1.89

2.37

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Franklin 0.47
New Hampshire 1.98

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,112

in Franklin

1 in 506

in New Hampshire

Franklin VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,447
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Franklin 1.89
New Hampshire 15.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 528

in Franklin

1 in 66

in New Hampshire

Franklin Property CRIMES

Population: 8,447
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Franklin Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Franklin 1
New Hampshire 5