Bernalillo, NM Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
317
Total Crimes
3,061.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
30.52%
Above National Average
44 out of 60
In New Mexico
7,268 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Bernalillo, NM?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Bernalillo is 3,061.9 per 100,000 people. That's 30.52% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -15.42% lower than the New Mexico total crime rate of 3,620.2 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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Bernalillo SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Bernalillo
/ 100k People
New Mexico
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 317 3,061.9 3,620.2 2,346.0
Murder 1 9.7 7.8 6.5
Robbery 10 96.6 99.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 74 714.8 615.9 279.7
Violent Crime 85 821.0 778.3 387.8
Burglary 65 627.8 648.8 314.2
Larceny 137 1,323.3 1,765.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 30 289.8 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 232 2,240.9 2,841.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Bernalillo

85.0
Violent Crimes
821.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
111.71%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 121.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Bernalillo each year. That compares to a 1 in 128.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Bernalillo is 821.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 111.71% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 5.49% higher than the New Mexico violent crime rate of 778.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Bernalillo

232.0
Property Crimes
2,240.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
14.44%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 44.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Bernalillo each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Bernalillo is 2,240.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 14.44% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -21.15% lower than the New Mexico property crime rate of 2,841.9 per 100,000 people.

Bernalillo Crime Compared To New Mexico Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Bernalillo

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Albuquerque, NM 562,065 35,723 6,355.7 5,012.1 1,343.6
Rio Rancho, NM 99,359 1,663 1,673.7 1,483.5 190.2
Corrales, NM 8,715 74 849.1 711.4 137.7
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