Central Islip, NY
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Central Islip, NY crime analytics


The crime rate in Central Islip is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 22 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Central Islip is 1 in 46. Based on FBI crime data, Central Islip is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New York, Central Islip has a crime rate that is higher than 86% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Central Islip compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Central Islip with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Central Islip'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 Central Islip 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 Central Islip.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Central Islip 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 Central Islip; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 323. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Central Islip's rate for property crime is 19 per one thousand population. This makes Central Islip a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Central Islip is one in 54.

Importantly, we found that Central Islip has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Central Islip is one in 301.

Central Islip Crime Data

 

Crime Index

33

(100 is safest)


Safer than 33% of U.S. Cities

Central Islip Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

107

642

749

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.09

18.57

21.66

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Central Islip 3.09
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 323

in Central Islip

1 in 263

in New York State

Central Islip VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 34,576
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
Central Islip 18.57
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 54

in Central Islip

1 in 62

in New York State

Central Islip Property CRIMES

Population: 34,576
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

Central Islip Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Central Islip 105
New York State 41