Horseheads, NY
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Horseheads, 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

Horseheads has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Horseheads is 1 in 59. How does Horseheads fare compared to other communities in New York of all population sizes? Horseheads's crime rate is lower than approximately 23% of New York communities.

How does the crime rate in Horseheads compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Horseheads with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Horseheads's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Horseheads 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 Horseheads.

For Horseheads, 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 Horseheads than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3308, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Horseheads's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Horseheads a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Horseheads is one in 60.

Horseheads Crime Data

 

Crime Index

44

(100 is safest)


Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

Horseheads Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

110

112

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.30

16.63

16.93

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Horseheads 0.30
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,308

in Horseheads

1 in 263

in New York State

Horseheads VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 6,616
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.30

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
Horseheads 16.63
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Horseheads

1 in 62

in New York State

Horseheads Property CRIMES

Population: 6,616
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 97 3
Rate per 1,000 1.51 14.66 0.45

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

Horseheads Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Horseheads 29
New York State 41