West Babylon, NY
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West Babylon, NY crime analytics


West Babylon 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 West Babylon is 1 in 67. How does West Babylon fare compared to other communities in New York of all population sizes? West Babylon's crime rate is lower than approximately 29% of New York communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that West Babylon's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in West Babylon is one in 818.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in West Babylon; 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.

West Babylon Crime Data

 
Crime Index

51

(100 is safest)


Safer than 51% of U.S. Cities

West Babylon Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

53

593

646

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.22

13.68

14.90

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
West Babylon 1.22
New York State 3.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 818

in West Babylon

1 in 263

in New York State
West Babylon VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 43,351
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
West Babylon 13.68
New York State 16.04
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 73

in West Babylon

1 in 62

in New York State
West Babylon Property CRIMES
Population: 43,351
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

West Babylon Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
West Babylon 80
New York State 41