Espanola, NM
Crime Rates



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Espanola, NM 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

Espanola has an overall crime rate of 12 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Espanola is 1 in 87. How does Espanola fare compared to other communities in New Mexico of all population sizes? Espanola's crime rate is lower than approximately 54% of New Mexico communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Espanola occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Espanola; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 372. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Espanola 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 Espanola than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 113.

Espanola Crime Data

 

Crime Index

54

(100 is safest)


Safer than 54% of U.S. Cities

Espanola Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

27

89

116

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.69

8.86

11.54

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Espanola 2.69
New Mexico 8.57

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 372

in Espanola

1 in 117

in New Mexico

Espanola VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 10,050
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Espanola 8.86
New Mexico 34.20

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 113

in Espanola

1 in 29

in New Mexico

Espanola Property CRIMES

Population: 10,050
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Espanola Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Espanola 15
New Mexico 25