Newburgh, NY Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,005
Total Crimes
3,577.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
52.48%
Above National Average
356 out of 379
In New York
7,721 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Newburgh, NY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Newburgh is 3,577.1 per 100,000 people. That's 52.48% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 101.59% higher than the New York total crime rate of 1,774.5 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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Newburgh SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Newburgh
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,005 3,577.1 1,774.5 2,346.0
Murder 4 14.2 4.2 6.5
Robbery 59 210.0 90.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 205 729.7 240.7 279.7
Violent Crime 285 1,014.4 363.8 387.8
Burglary 151 537.5 165.5 314.2
Larceny 510 1,815.3 1,143.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 59 210.0 101.7 246.0
Property Crime 720 2,562.7 1,410.7 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Newburgh

285
Violent Crimes
1,014.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
161.58%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 98.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Newburgh each year. That compares to a 1 in 274.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Newburgh is 1,014.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 161.58% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 178.87% higher than the New York violent crime rate of 363.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Newburgh

720
Property Crimes
2,562.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
30.87%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 39.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Newburgh each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Newburgh is 2,562.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 30.87% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 81.66% higher than the New York property crime rate of 1,410.7 per 100,000 people.

Newburgh 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 Newburgh

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Peekskill, NY 24,371 209 857.6 722.2 135.4
Beacon, NY 13,984 138 986.8 879.6 107.3
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