Dansville, NY
Crime Rates




Safest

Safest Dansville neighborhoods




Dansville, NY 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

The crime rate in Dansville is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 21 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 Dansville is 1 in 47. Based on FBI crime data, Dansville is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New York, Dansville has a crime rate that is higher than 85% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Dansville to other communities of similar population, then Dansville crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Dansville does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Dansville 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 Dansville.

For Dansville, 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 Dansville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1517, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Dansville's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Dansville 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 Dansville is one in 48.

Dansville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

33

(100 is safest)


Safer than 33% of U.S. Cities

Dansville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

94

97

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.66

20.66

21.32

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dansville 0.66
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,517

in Dansville

1 in 263

in New York State

Dansville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 4,550
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.66

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
Dansville 20.66
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 48

in Dansville

1 in 62

in New York State

Dansville Property CRIMES

Population: 4,550
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 11 79 4
Rate per 1,000 2.42 17.36 0.88

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

Dansville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Dansville 37
New York State 41

Popular Neighborhoods in Dansville

Zip Codes in Dansville, NY