Greenwich, NY
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Greenwich, 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Greenwich is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 69% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Greenwich is one in 97. Compared to communities within New York, Greenwich‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 53% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Greenwich, 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 Greenwich than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1744, 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 Greenwich 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 Greenwich than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 103.

Greenwich Crime Data

 

Crime Index

69

(100 is safest)


Safer than 69% of U.S. Cities

Greenwich Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

17

18

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.57

9.75

10.32

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Greenwich 0.57
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,744

in Greenwich

1 in 263

in New York State

Greenwich VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 1,744
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.57

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
Greenwich 9.75
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 103

in Greenwich

1 in 62

in New York State

Greenwich Property CRIMES

Population: 1,744
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1 16 0
Rate per 1,000 0.57 9.17 0.00

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

Greenwich Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Greenwich 12
New York State 41