Beacon, NY Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
216
Total Crimes
1,516.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.95%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Beacon, NY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Beacon is 1,516.7 per 100,000 people. That's -40.95% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -15.31% lower than the New York total crime rate of 1,791.0 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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Beacon SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
3

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Beacon
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 216 1,516.7 1,791.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 11 77.2 93.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 13 91.3 220.9 246.8
Violent Crime 26 182.6 350.5 368.9
Burglary 40 280.9 159.3 376.0
Larceny 142 997.1 1,214.0 1,594.6
Car Theft 8 56.2 67.2 228.9
Property Crime 190 1,334.2 1,440.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Beacon

26
Violent Crimes
182.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-50.51%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 547.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Beacon each year. That compares to a 1 in 285.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Beacon is 182.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -50.51% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -47.91% lower than the New York violent crime rate of 350.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Beacon

190
Property Crimes
1,334.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-39.34%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 75.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Beacon each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Beacon is 1,334.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -39.34% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -7.38% lower than the New York property crime rate of 1,440.5 per 100,000 people.

Beacon Crime Compared To New York Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Beacon

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Newburgh, NY 28,282 986 3,486.3 2,323.0 1,163.3
Peekskill, NY 24,365 274 1,124.6 919.4 205.2
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