Hanover, NH
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Hanover, 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

Hanover is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (63%) and also has a lower crime rate than 48% of the communities in New Hampshire, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Hanover is one in 86 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Hanover's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Hanover is one in 950.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Hanover 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 Hanover than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 95.

Hanover Crime Data

 

Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Hanover Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

120

132

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.05

10.53

11.58

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Hanover 1.05
New Hampshire 1.99

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 950

in Hanover

1 in 502

in New Hampshire

Hanover VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 11,401
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 10 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.88 0.09 0.09

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
Hanover 10.53
New Hampshire 17.46

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 95

in Hanover

1 in 57

in New Hampshire

Hanover Property CRIMES

Population: 11,401
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 113 0
Rate per 1,000 0.61 9.91 0.00

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

Hanover Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Hanover 3
New Hampshire 6