Troy, NY Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
1,694
Total Crimes
3,422.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
33.27%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Troy, NY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Troy is 3,422.8 per 100,000 people. That's 33.27% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 91.11% higher 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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Troy SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Troy
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,694 3,422.8 1,791.0 2,568.4
Murder 1 2.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 93 187.9 93.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 167 337.4 220.9 246.8
Violent Crime 283 571.8 350.5 368.9
Burglary 250 505.1 159.3 376.0
Larceny 1,082 2,186.3 1,214.0 1,594.6
Car Theft 79 159.6 67.2 228.9
Property Crime 1,411 2,851.0 1,440.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Troy

283
Violent Crimes
571.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
55.01%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 174.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Troy each year. That compares to a 1 in 285.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Troy is 571.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 55.01% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 63.15% higher than the New York violent crime rate of 350.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Troy

1,411
Property Crimes
2,851.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
29.62%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 35.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Troy each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Troy is 2,851.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 29.62% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 97.92% higher than the New York property crime rate of 1,440.5 per 100,000 people.

Troy 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 Troy

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Albany, NY 98,322 3,970 4,037.8 3,200.7 837.0
Cohoes, NY 16,979 241 1,419.4 1,148.5 270.9
Watervliet, NY 10,115 261 2,580.3 2,224.4 355.9
Mechanicville, NY 5,118 52 1,016.0 801.1 214.9
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