East Hampton, NY
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With a crime rate of 46 per one thousand residents, East Hampton has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 22. Within New York, more than 98% of the communities have a lower crime rate than East Hampton.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a village's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 1,122, East Hampton has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether East Hampton does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as East Hampton.

Now let us turn to take a look at how East Hampton 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 East Hampton.

Importantly, our analysis shows that East Hampton has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. East Hampton's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in East Hampton is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In East Hampton, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 22, which is a rate of 46 per one thousand population.

East Hampton Crime Data

 
Crime Index

7

(100 is safest)


Safer than 7% of U.S. Cities

East Hampton Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

52

52

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

46.35

46.35

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
East Hampton 0.00
New York State 3.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in East Hampton

1 in 263

in New York State
East Hampton VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,122
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
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
East Hampton 46.35
New York State 16.04
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 22

in East Hampton

1 in 62

in New York State
East Hampton Property CRIMES
Population: 1,122
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 5 46 1
Rate per 1,000 4.46 41.00 0.89
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

East Hampton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
East Hampton 11
New York State 41

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