Red Hook, NY
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The crime rate in Red Hook is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 27 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Red Hook is 1 in 37. Based on FBI crime data, Red Hook is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New York, Red Hook has a crime rate that is higher than 91% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Red Hook to other communities of similar population, then Red Hook crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Red Hook does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Red Hook 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 Red Hook.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Red Hook occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Red Hook; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 332. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Red Hook's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Red Hook a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Red Hook is one in 41.

Red Hook Crime Data

 
Crime Index

23

(100 is safest)


Safer than 23% of U.S. Cities

Red Hook Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

48

54

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.02

24.12

27.14

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Red Hook 3.02
New York State 3.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 332

in Red Hook

1 in 263

in New York State
Red Hook VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,990
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 5
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.50 2.51
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
Red Hook 24.12
New York State 16.04
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 41

in Red Hook

1 in 62

in New York State
Red Hook Property CRIMES
Population: 1,990
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 44 1
Rate per 1,000 1.51 22.11 0.50
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

Red Hook Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Red Hook 48
New York State 41