Garden City, NY
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Garden City, 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

Garden City is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (64%) and also has a lower crime rate than 45% 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 Garden City is one in 87 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, Garden City has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Garden City 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 Garden City 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 Garden City.

For Garden City, 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 Garden City than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 7537, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Garden City; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Garden City Crime Data

 

Crime Index

64

(100 is safest)


Safer than 64% of U.S. Cities

Garden City Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

257

260

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.13

11.37

11.50

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Garden City 0.13
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 7,537

in Garden City

1 in 263

in New York State

Garden City VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 22,612
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.13

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
Garden City 11.37
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 88

in Garden City

1 in 62

in New York State

Garden City Property CRIMES

Population: 22,612
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 24 231 2
Rate per 1,000 1.06 10.22 0.09

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

Garden City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Garden City 49
New York State 41