Troy, NY
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Troy, 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

With a crime rate of 46 per one thousand residents, Troy has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 22. Within New York, more than 99% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Troy.

Importantly, when you compare Troy to other communities of similar population, then Troy crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Troy 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 Troy 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 Troy.

For Troy, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Troy is one in 133.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Troy is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Troy, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 26, which is a rate of 39 per one thousand population.

Troy Crime Data

 

Crime Index

7

(100 is safest)


Safer than 7% of U.S. Cities

Troy Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

374

1,919

2,293

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

7.52

38.61

46.13

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Troy 7.52
New York State 3.76

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 133

in Troy

1 in 266

in New York State

Troy VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 49,702
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 3 32 102 237
Rate per 1,000 0.06 0.64 2.05 4.77

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
Troy 38.61
New York State 15.46

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 26

in Troy

1 in 65

in New York State

Troy Property CRIMES

Population: 49,702
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 418 1,401 100
Rate per 1,000 8.41 28.19 2.01

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

Troy Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Troy 207
New York State 40