West Haverstraw, NY
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 11 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in West Haverstraw is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 67% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in West Haverstraw is one in 92. Compared to communities within New York, West Haverstraw‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 49% of the state's cities and towns.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that West Haverstraw's violent crime rate is 2 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 Haverstraw is one in 651.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in West Haverstraw is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in West Haverstraw than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 107.

West Haverstraw Crime Data

 
Crime Index

67

(100 is safest)


Safer than 67% of U.S. Cities

West Haverstraw Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

97

113

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.54

9.31

10.84

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
West Haverstraw 1.54
New York State 3.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 651

in West Haverstraw

1 in 263

in New York State
West Haverstraw VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 10,421
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 Haverstraw 9.31
New York State 16.04
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 107

in West Haverstraw

1 in 62

in New York State
West Haverstraw Property CRIMES
Population: 10,421
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 Haverstraw Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
West Haverstraw 73
New York State 41

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