Amargosa Valley, NV
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Amargosa Valley, NV 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Amargosa Valley is safer than 63% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Nevada, only on the order of 28% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Amargosa Valley. If you live in Amargosa Valley, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 86. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

How does the crime rate in Amargosa Valley compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Amargosa Valley with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Amargosa Valley's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Amargosa Valley 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 Amargosa Valley.

For Amargosa Valley, 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 Amargosa Valley than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1203, 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 Amargosa Valley 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 Amargosa Valley than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 93.

Amargosa Valley Crime Data

 

Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Amargosa Valley Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

26

28

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.83

10.81

11.64

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Amargosa Valley 0.83
Nevada 6.96

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,203

in Amargosa Valley

1 in 144

in Nevada

Amargosa Valley VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,405
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Amargosa Valley 10.81
Nevada 26.68

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 93

in Amargosa Valley

1 in 37

in Nevada

Amargosa Valley Property CRIMES

Population: 2,405
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Amargosa Valley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Amargosa Valley 0
Nevada 23

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