Port Chester, NY
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Port Chester, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

Port Chester is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (73%) and also has a lower crime rate than 63% of the communities in New York, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Port Chester is one in 134 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 39. It is for these reasons that Port Chester is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

For Port Chester, 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 Port Chester than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1220, 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 Port Chester 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 Port Chester than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 150.

Port Chester Crime Data

 

Crime Index

73

(100 is safest)


Safer than 73% of U.S. Cities

Port Chester Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

24

195

219

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.82

6.66

7.48

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Port Chester 0.82
New York State 3.50

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,220

in Port Chester

1 in 285

in New York State

Port Chester VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 29,282
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 12 10
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.07 0.41 0.34

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Port Chester 6.66
New York State 14.41

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 150

in Port Chester

1 in 69

in New York State

Port Chester Property CRIMES

Population: 29,282
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 173 12
Rate per 1,000 0.34 5.91 0.41

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Port Chester Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Port Chester 92
New York State 36