Ballston Lake, NY
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Ballston Lake, NY crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 6 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Ballston Lake is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 87% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Ballston Lake is one in 163. Compared to communities within New York, Ballston Lake‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 85% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Ballston Lake, 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 Ballston Lake than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1747, 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 Ballston Lake 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 Ballston Lake than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 180.

Ballston Lake Crime Data

 
Crime Index

87

(100 is safest)


Safer than 87% of U.S. Cities

Ballston Lake Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

68

75

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.57

5.56

6.13

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ballston Lake 0.57
New York State 3.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,747

in Ballston Lake

1 in 263

in New York State
Ballston Lake VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,230
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
Ballston Lake 5.56
New York State 16.04
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 180

in Ballston Lake

1 in 62

in New York State
Ballston Lake Property CRIMES
Population: 12,230
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

Ballston Lake Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ballston Lake 2
New York State 41