Reported Annual Crime In Kingston

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKingston/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime547n/a (estimate)2,3701,7912,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKingston/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.95.0
Rape11n/a47.733.642.6
Robbery12n/a52.093.186.2
Assault47n/a203.7220.9246.8
Violent crime70n/a (estimate)303351381
Burglary80n/a346.7159.3376.0
Theft372n/a1,612.01,214.01,594.6
Vehicle theft25n/a108.367.2228.9
Property crime477n/a (estimate)2,0671,4412,200
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Kingston, NY. These figures on reported criminal activity in Kingston, NY, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Kingston, NY is 32% higher than the average of the whole of the state of New York, and when compared with the national average, is 8% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Kingston, NY has 13% lower than violent crime rate than New York average, while remaining 20% lower than the national average. In property crime, Kingston, NY is 43% higher than the average of New York and is 6% lower than the national average.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Kingston is 8% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.49 daily crimes that occur in Kingston.
  • Kingston is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Kingston you have a 1 in 43 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Kingston has decreased by 1%.

Compare Kingston, NY Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Kingston (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Kingston, NY is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for New York and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Kingston, NY are 1.32 times more than the New York average and 1.09 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Kingston, NY are 1.16 times less than than New York and 1.25 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Kingston, NY are 1.43 times more than than New York and 1.06 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Kingston (higher is better)

      How safe is Kingston, NY compared to other cities in New York and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Kingston, NY is safer than 60% of the cities in New York and 40% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in New York and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Kingston, NY. Overall, Kingston, NY is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kingston

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kingston is 1 in 330
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kingston is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Kingston is 1 in 43
      Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Kingston, NY? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Kingston, NY, you have a 1 in 330 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 49. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Kingston, NY is 1 in 43.

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

      The year over year crime rate for Kingston, NY is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Kingston, NY has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 7% in Kingston, NY, while property crimes in Kingston, NY have not changed. Crimes in total for Kingston, NY have decreased by 1% year over year.

      Kingston police department

      ItemKingstonNew YorkNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)78109,351558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.22.93.3
      There are a total of 78 Kingston police officers. This results in 3.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 13.3% greater than the New York average and 0.1% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in New York

      StateTotal offendersNew York /100KNational /100K
      New York25,064137266
      There are a total of 25,064 sex offenders in New York. This yields a total of 137 sex offenders in New York per 100,000 residents which is 48% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Woodstock, NY1,79089366454
      Rhinebeck, NY2,614116477593
      Zena, NY1,383121498618
      West Hurley, NY1,956124508632
      Red Hook, NY1,739129529658
      Tillson, NY1,818133546678
      Stone Ridge, NY1,092133546679
      Kingston, NY23,5063032,0672,370

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cloverleaf, TX23,5055803,3393,919
      Faribault, MN23,5303231,7772,100
      Candler-McAfee, GA23,4784673,6744,141
      Keene, NH23,5372012,4492,650
      Dinuba, CA23,4657542,4463,199
      Kingston, NY23,5063032,0672,370
      Source: The Kingston, NY 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.