Compared to the other cities in New York and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Binghamton, NY? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Binghamton, NY has been ranked safer than 10% of other cities in the state of New York. In addition, Binghamton, NY is safer than 9% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all New York and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Binghamton, NY. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Binghamton, NY is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.