Boulder City, NV Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Boulder City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBoulder City/100k peopleNevada/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime201n/a (estimate)1,3213,4413,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBoulder City/100k peopleNevada/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a1365
Rape4n/a265125
Robbery1n/a7186109
Assault15n/a99361229
Violent crime22n/a (estimate)145603368
Burglary52n/a342826610
Theft105n/a6901,6531,899
Vehichle theft22n/a145358221
Property crime179n/a (estimate)1,1762,8382,731

When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Boulder City, NV. All reported Boulder City, NV crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Boulder City, NV overall crime rate is 61% lower than in comparison to the Nevada average; and is also 57% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Boulder City, NV, the rate is 76% lower than compared to the Nevada average, and 60% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Boulder City, NV comes in at 58% lower than to the average seen in Nevada, and 56% lower than the overall national average.

The overall crime rate in Boulder City is 57% lower than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 3.62 daily crimes that occur in Boulder City.
Boulder City is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States.
In Boulder City you have a 1 in 76 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Boulder City has decreased by 11%.

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Daily Crime In Boulder City (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Boulder City, NV is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Nevada and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Boulder City, NV are 2.61 times less than than the Nevada average and 2.35 times less than than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Boulder City, NV are 4.17 times less than than Nevada and 2.55 times less than than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Boulder City, NV are 2.41 times less than than Nevada and 2.32 times less than than the national average.

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How Safe is Boulder City (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Boulder City, NV in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Nevada as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Boulder City, NV to other cities in the state and across the country, Boulder City, NV is 86% safer than other cities of Nevada and 69% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Nevada cities and all around the United States, Boulder City, NV has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Boulder City, NV crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Boulder City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Boulder City is 1 in 692
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Boulder City is 1 in 86
The chance of being a victim of crime in Boulder City is 1 in 76

Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Boulder City, NV? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Boulder City, NV, then there is a 1 in 692 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 86. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 76 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Boulder City, NV.

Year Over Year Crime In Boulder City (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Boulder City, NV is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Boulder City, NV has increased by 85%, the amount of property crime in Boulder City, NV has decreased by 17%, and the total amount of crime in Boulder City, NV has decreased by 11% year to year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Henderson, NV258,2701371,9972,134
Whitney, NV37,9775903,7164,306
Boulder City, NV15,1941451,1761,321

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Vandalia, OH15,1941452,2332,378
West Columbia, SC15,1947064,9065,612
Hollins, VA15,1952452,8523,097
Kuna, ID15,1922642,4172,681
White Center, WA15,1982524,1114,363
Boulder City, NV15,1941451,1761,321

Boulder City police department

ItemBoulder CityNevadaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)425,733504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.72.73.3

There are a total of 42 Boulder City police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 0.2% greater than the Nevada average and 16.3% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Nevada

StateTotal offendersNevada /100KNational /100K
Nevada4,067196222

There are a total of 4,067 sex offenders in Nevada. This yields a total of 196 sex offenders in Nevada per 100,000 residents which is 12% less than the national average.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.