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Total crime 9%
Violent crime 7%
Property crime 10%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleManhattan/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,563 (estimate)2,6242,346
Murdern/an/an/a3.46.5
Rapen/an/an/a43.338.4
Robberyn/an/an/a31.873.9
Assaultn/an/an/a346.4279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)415 (estimate)425388
Burglaryn/an/an/a331.4314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,619.61,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a248.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,148 (estimate)2,1991,958

Key findings

  • Manhattan crime rates are 9% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Manhattan are 7% higher than the national average
  • In Manhattan you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Manhattan is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Manhattan has decreased by 4%

Manhattan crime map

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      Daily Crime In Manhattan (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Manhattan

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Manhattan is 1 in 241
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Manhattan is 1 in 47
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Manhattan is 1 in 40

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

      Manhattan police department

      ItemManhattanKansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,262558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.53.3

      Sex offenders in Kansas

      StateTotal offendersKansas /100KNational /100K
      Kansas9,632349266
      There are a total of 9,632 sex offenders in Kansas. This yields a total of 349 sex offenders in Kansas per 100,000 residents which is 31% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      St. George, KS87595858953
      Riley, KS1,0221769091,085
      Ogden, KS1,9192121,0991,312
      Grandview Plaza, KS2,2141,3311,7963,127
      Junction City, KS25,0169042,2743,178
      Westmoreland, KS7295442,8143,358
      Leonardville, KS4795813,0053,586
      Manhattan, KS55,9094152,1482,563

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Grand Forks, ND55,8312922,3412,633
      St. Peters, MO55,8202601,8442,104
      Corvallis, OR55,7661613,1373,298
      Kettering, OH55,7201021,4441,546
      Chicopee, MA56,1005352,0902,626
      Manhattan, KS55,9094152,1482,563
      Source: The Manhattan, KS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.