Yerington, NV 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Yerington is 1 in 295. This equates to a crime rate of 3.39 per 1,000 residents, making Yerington one of the safest communities in Nevada to live in. In fact, it is one of the safest communities in the entire nation, according to FBI crime statistics.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Yerington's violent crime rate is 2 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 Yerington is one in 540.

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

Yerington Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 91% of U.S. Cities

Yerington Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
National Median: 4

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 540

in Yerington

1 in 203

in Nevada


Population: 3,241
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.54 0.00 0.31


Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
National Median: 21

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 648

in Yerington

1 in 43

in Nevada

Yerington Property CRIMES

Population: 3,241
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 0 5 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.54 0.00

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Yerington Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
National Median: 28.3

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