Kearney, NE Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
886
Total Crimes
2,586.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
0.69%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Kearney, NE?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Kearney is 2,586.0 per 100,000 people. That's 0.69% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 9.36% higher than the Nebraska total crime rate of 2,364.6 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Kearney SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
10

How Does Kearney Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Kearney
/ 100k People
Nebraska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 886 2,586.0 2,364.6 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 3 8.8 39.2 86.2
Aggravated Assault 47 137.2 179.4 246.8
Violent Crime 85 248.1 284.8 368.9
Burglary 109 318.1 271.9 376.0
Larceny 650 1,897.2 1,555.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 42 122.6 252.6 228.9
Property Crime 801 2,337.9 2,079.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Kearney

85
Violent Crimes
248.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-32.75%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 403.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Kearney each year. That compares to a 1 in 351.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Kearney is 248.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -32.75% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -12.88% lower than the Nebraska violent crime rate of 284.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Kearney

801
Property Crimes
2,337.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
6.29%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 42.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Kearney each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Kearney is 2,337.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 6.29% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 12.41% higher than the Nebraska property crime rate of 2,079.9 per 100,000 people.

Kearney Crime Compared To Nebraska Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Nebraska.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Kearney

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Mason, OH 33,583 270 804.0 786.1 17.9
Hastings, NE 24,963 881 3,529.2 3,324.9 204.3
Holdrege, NE 5,432 70 1,288.7 1,196.6 92.0
Cozad, NE 3,791 32 844.1 448.4 395.7
Minden, NE 2,981 55 1,845.0 1,576.7 268.4
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