Ossining, NY
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Ossining, 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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Ossining is safer than 80% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New York, only on the order of 27% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Ossining. If you live in Ossining, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 137. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35. It is for these reasons that Ossining 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 Ossining, and we found that the crime rate in Ossining is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Ossining 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 Ossining 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 Ossining.

For Ossining, 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 Ossining than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1409, 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 Ossining 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 Ossining than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 152.

Ossining Crime Data

 

Crime Index

80

(100 is safest)


Safer than 80% of U.S. Cities

Ossining Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

18

167

185

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.71

6.59

7.29

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ossining 0.71
New York State 3.76

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,409

in Ossining

1 in 266

in New York State

Ossining VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 25,360
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 * 6 11
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.04 0.24 0.43
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49


Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ossining 6.59
New York State 15.46

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 152

in Ossining

1 in 65

in New York State

Ossining Property CRIMES

Population: 25,360
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 34 127 6
Rate per 1,000 1.34 5.01 0.24

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Ossining Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ossining 29
New York State 40