Long Beach, NY
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Long Beach, NY crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Long Beach is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 83% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Long Beach is one in 153. Compared to communities within New York, Long Beach‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 79% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that Long Beach is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Long Beach, and we found that the crime rate in Long Beach is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Long Beach is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Long Beach 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 Long Beach.

For Long Beach, 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 Long Beach than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1607, 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 Long Beach 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 Long Beach than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 169.

Long Beach Crime Data

 

Crime Index

83

(100 is safest)


Safer than 83% of U.S. Cities

Long Beach Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

21

200

221

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.62

5.93

6.55

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Long Beach 0.62
New York State 3.57

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,607

in Long Beach

1 in 280

in New York State

Long Beach VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 33,750
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 9 12
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.27 0.36

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Long Beach 5.93
New York State 15.14

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 169

in Long Beach

1 in 66

in New York State

Long Beach Property CRIMES

Population: 33,750
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 11 181 8
Rate per 1,000 0.33 5.36 0.24

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Long Beach Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Long Beach 97
New York State 39