North Las Vegas, NV Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
7,244
Total Crimes
2,899.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
17.06%
Above National Average
11 out of 14
In Nevada
7,695 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in North Las Vegas, NV?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in North Las Vegas is 2,899.3 per 100,000 people. That's 17.06% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 2.96% higher than the Nevada total crime rate of 2,815.9 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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North Las Vegas SnackAbility

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

How Does North Las Vegas Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
North Las Vegas
/ 100k People
Nevada
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 7,244 2,899.3 2,815.9 2,476.7
Murder 18 7.2 4.6 5.0
Robbery 457 182.9 106.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1,565 626.4 312.3 250.2
Violent Crime 2,158 863.7 493.8 366.7
Burglary 1,200 480.3 503.5 340.5
Larceny 2,773 1,109.8 1,453.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 1,113 445.5 365.6 219.9
Property Crime 5,086 2,035.6 2,322.1 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In North Las Vegas

2,158.0
Violent Crimes
863.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
135.53%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 115.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in North Las Vegas each year. That compares to a 1 in 202.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in North Las Vegas is 863.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 135.53% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 74.91% higher than the Nevada violent crime rate of 493.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In North Las Vegas

5,086.0
Property Crimes
2,035.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-3.52%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 49.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in North Las Vegas each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in North Las Vegas is 2,035.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -3.52% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -12.34% lower than the Nevada property crime rate of 2,322.1 per 100,000 people.

North Las Vegas Crime Compared To Nevada Average

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

Crime In Cities Around North Las Vegas

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Las Vegas, NV 1,644,390 56,622 3,443.3 2,838.3 605.0
Henderson, NV 317,732 6,097 1,918.9 1,748.0 170.9
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