Beacon, NY Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
174
Total Crimes
1,199.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-51.58%
Below National Average
250 out of 397
In New York
3,981 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Beacon, NY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Beacon is 1,199.2 per 100,000 people. That's -51.58% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -30.76% lower than the New York total crime rate of 1,731.9 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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Beacon SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
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 174 1,199.2 1,731.9 2,476.7
Murder 1 6.9 2.9 5.0
Robbery 6 41.4 92.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 13 89.6 229.0 250.2
Violent Crime 24 165.4 358.6 366.7
Burglary 15 103.4 141.9 340.5
Larceny 128 882.2 1,166.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 48.2 65.3 219.9
Property Crime 150 1,033.8 1,373.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Beacon

24.0
Violent Crimes
165.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-54.89%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 604.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Beacon each year. That compares to a 1 in 278.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Beacon is 165.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -54.89% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -53.88% lower than the New York violent crime rate of 358.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Beacon

150.0
Property Crimes
1,033.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-51.00%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 96.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Beacon each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Beacon is 1,033.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -51.00% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -24.72% lower than the New York property crime rate of 1,373.3 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 28,070 957 3,409.3 2,280.0 1,129.3
Peekskill, NY 24,243 239 985.9 862.1 123.7
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