Clifton Park, NY 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Clifton Park is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 62% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Clifton Park is one in 104. Compared to communities within New York, Clifton Park‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 40% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Clifton Park, 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 Clifton Park than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1316, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Clifton Park; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 9 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Clifton Park Crime Data

 

Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

Clifton Park Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

31

360

391

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.76

8.83

9.59

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.76
3.59
National Median: 4
    Clifton Park
    New York

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,316

in Clifton Park

1 in 279

in New York State

Clifton Park VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 40,785
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

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
8.83
13.73
National Median: 21
    Clifton Park
    New York

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 113

in Clifton Park

1 in 73

in New York State

Clifton Park Property CRIMES

Population: 40,785
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Clifton Park Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
12
35
National Median: 28.3
    Clifton Park
    New York