Merrimack, NH
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Merrimack, 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Merrimack is safer than 79% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New Hampshire, only on the order of 33% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Merrimack. If you live in Merrimack, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 134. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Merrimack, and we found that the crime rate in Merrimack is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Merrimack 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 Merrimack 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 Merrimack.

Importantly, our analysis shows that Merrimack has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Merrimack's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Merrimack 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 Merrimack than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 134.

Merrimack Crime Data

 

Crime Index

79

(100 is safest)


Safer than 79% of U.S. Cities

Merrimack Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

191

191

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

7.45

7.45

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Merrimack 0.00
New Hampshire 1.98

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Merrimack

1 in 506

in New Hampshire

Merrimack VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 25,650
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

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
Merrimack 7.45
New Hampshire 15.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 134

in Merrimack

1 in 66

in New Hampshire

Merrimack Property CRIMES

Population: 25,650
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 22 166 3
Rate per 1,000 0.86 6.47 0.12

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

Merrimack Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Merrimack 6
New Hampshire 5