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Total crime 18%
Violent crime 25%
Property crime 16%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBennington/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,127 (estimate)1,6892,580
Murdern/an/an/a2.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a45.142.6
Robberyn/an/an/a11.486.2
Assaultn/an/an/a168.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)286 (estimate)227381
Burglaryn/an/an/a281.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,067.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a112.0228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,841 (estimate)1,4612,200

Key findings

  • Bennington crime rates are 18% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bennington are 25% lower than the national average
  • In Bennington you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bennington is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bennington has decreased by 14%

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The Bennington crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Bennington as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Bennington crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Bennington (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bennington

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bennington is 1 in 350
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bennington is 1 in 55
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bennington is 1 in 48

      Year Over Year Crime In Bennington (per 100,000 people)

      Bennington police department

      ItemBenningtonIdahoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,868558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      Sex offenders in Idaho

      StateTotal offendersIdaho /100KNational /100K
      Idaho4,932333266
      There are a total of 4,932 sex offenders in Idaho. This yields a total of 333 sex offenders in Idaho per 100,000 residents which is 25% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Montpelier, ID2,519401,4701,510
      Paris, ID5742581,6571,915
      Bloomington, ID2202601,6741,934
      Georgetown, ID4792781,7922,071
      Bennington, ID2832861,8412,127

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hillrose, CO2836154,1404,755
      Wellington, IL2835732,7413,314
      Golden Valley, ND2833582,5962,953
      Burns, KS2836503,9024,552
      Mesa, CA2833451,8392,185
      Bennington, ID2832861,8412,127
      Source: The Bennington, ID crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.