Mohawk, NY
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Mohawk, 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

If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Mohawk. With an annual crime rate of only 5 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 202. These crime statistics put Mohawk in the elite group of the safest communities in both New York and in the nation as a whole.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Mohawk, and we found that the crime rate in Mohawk is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Mohawk 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 Mohawk 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 Mohawk.

For Mohawk, 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 Mohawk than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2628, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Mohawk compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Mohawk is just 5 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Mohawk is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Mohawk Crime Data

 

Crime Index

91

(100 is safest)


Safer than 91% of U.S. Cities

Mohawk Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

12

13

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.38

4.57

4.95

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mohawk 0.38
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,628

in Mohawk

1 in 263

in New York State

Mohawk VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,628
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
Mohawk 4.57
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 219

in Mohawk

1 in 62

in New York State

Mohawk Property CRIMES

Population: 2,628
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

Mohawk Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mohawk 14
New York State 41