Port Jefferson Station, NY
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Port Jefferson Station, 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

Port Jefferson Station has an overall crime rate of 15 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 Port Jefferson Station is 1 in 66. How does Port Jefferson Station fare compared to other communities in New York of all population sizes? Port Jefferson Station's crime rate is lower than approximately 29% of New York communities.

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

For Port Jefferson Station, 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 Jefferson Station than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1127, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Port Jefferson Station; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Port Jefferson Station Crime Data

 

Crime Index

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(100 is safest)


Safer than 50% of U.S. Cities

Port Jefferson Station Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

112

119

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.89

14.20

15.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Port Jefferson Station 0.89
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,127

in Port Jefferson Station

1 in 263

in New York State

Port Jefferson Station VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 7,888
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
Port Jefferson Station 14.20
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 70

in Port Jefferson Station

1 in 62

in New York State

Port Jefferson Station Property CRIMES

Population: 7,888
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

Port Jefferson Station Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Port Jefferson Station 45
New York State 41