Clayton, NM Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
12
Total Crimes
445.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-81.99%
Below National Average
7 out of 64
In New Mexico
1,281 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Clayton, NM?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Clayton is 445.9 per 100,000 people. That's -81.99% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -88.70% lower than the New Mexico total crime rate of 3,945.0 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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Clayton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
3
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
5
Education
4
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Clayton
/ 100k People
New Mexico
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 12 445.9 3,945.0 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 8.6 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 111.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 111.5 650.5 250.2
Violent Crime 3 111.5 832.2 366.7
Burglary 2 74.3 696.8 340.5
Larceny 7 260.1 1,988.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 427.2 219.9
Property Crime 9 334.4 3,112.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Clayton

3.0
Violent Crimes
111.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-69.60%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 897.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Clayton each year. That compares to a 1 in 120.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Clayton is 111.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -69.60% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -86.60% lower than the New Mexico violent crime rate of 832.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Clayton

9.0
Property Crimes
334.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-84.15%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 299.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Clayton each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Clayton is 334.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -84.15% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -89.26% lower than the New Mexico property crime rate of 3,112.7 per 100,000 people.

Clayton 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 Clayton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Dalhart, TX 8,338 221 2,650.5 2,230.8 419.8
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