East Meadow, NY
CRIME DATA & CRIME RATES




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East Meadow, NY crime analytics


East Meadow is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (67%) and also has a lower crime rate than 49% of the communities in New York, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in East Meadow is one in 93 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

For East Meadow, 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 East Meadow than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1137, 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 East Meadow 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 East Meadow than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 101.

East Meadow Crime Data

 
Crime Index

67

(100 is safest)


Safer than 67% of U.S. Cities

East Meadow Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

34

383

417

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.88

9.91

10.79

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
East Meadow 0.88
New York State 3.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,137

in East Meadow

1 in 263

in New York State
East Meadow VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 38,663
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
East Meadow 9.91
New York State 16.04
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 101

in East Meadow

1 in 62

in New York State
East Meadow Property CRIMES
Population: 38,663
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

East Meadow Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
East Meadow 66
New York State 41