Rocky Point, NY
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Rocky Point, 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

Rocky Point has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Rocky Point is 1 in 57. How does Rocky Point fare compared to other communities in New York of all population sizes? Rocky Point's crime rate is lower than approximately 21% of New York communities.

How does the crime rate in Rocky Point compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Rocky Point with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Rocky Point's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Rocky Point 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 Rocky Point.

For Rocky Point, 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 Rocky Point than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1175, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Rocky Point's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Rocky Point 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 Rocky Point is one in 60.

Rocky Point Crime Data

 

Crime Index

43

(100 is safest)


Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Rocky Point Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

235

247

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.85

16.66

17.51

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Rocky Point 0.85
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,175

in Rocky Point

1 in 263

in New York State

Rocky Point VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 14,103
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
Rocky Point 16.66
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Rocky Point

1 in 62

in New York State

Rocky Point Property CRIMES

Population: 14,103
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

Rocky Point Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Rocky Point 22
New York State 41