North Providence, RI
Crime Rates



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North Providence, RI 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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 for both violent and property crime combined of 11 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in North Providence is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 64% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in North Providence is one in 95. Compared to communities within Rhode Island, North Providence‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 59% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that North Providence is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that North Providence'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 North Providence is one in 756.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in North Providence 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 North Providence than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 109.

North Providence Crime Data

 

Crime Index

64

(100 is safest)


Safer than 64% of U.S. Cities

North Providence Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

43

299

342

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.32

9.20

10.52

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
North Providence 1.32
Rhode Island 2.32

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 756

in North Providence

1 in 431

in Rhode Island

North Providence VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 32,511
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 12 6 25
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.37 0.18 0.77

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
North Providence 9.20
Rhode Island 17.52

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 109

in North Providence

1 in 57

in Rhode Island

North Providence Property CRIMES

Population: 32,511
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 68 198 33
Rate per 1,000 2.09 6.09 1.02

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

North Providence Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
North Providence 61
Rhode Island 43