Elmont, NY
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Elmont, 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

Elmont has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Elmont is 1 in 70. How does Elmont fare compared to other communities in New York of all population sizes? Elmont's crime rate is lower than approximately 32% of New York communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Elmont 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 Elmont; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 534. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Elmont; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Elmont Crime Data

 

Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

Elmont Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

63

415

478

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.87

12.33

14.20

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Elmont 1.87
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 534

in Elmont

1 in 263

in New York State

Elmont VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 33,660
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
Elmont 12.33
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 81

in Elmont

1 in 62

in New York State

Elmont Property CRIMES

Population: 33,660
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

Elmont Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Elmont 141
New York State 41