Annual Crime In Merritt Park (2018)

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.
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 peopleMerritt Park/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)379 (estimate)1,7912,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMerritt Park/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a2.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a33.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a93.186.2
Assaultn/an/an/a220.9246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)74 (estimate)351381
Burglaryn/an/an/a159.3376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,214.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a67.2228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)305 (estimate)1,4412,200

Key findings

  • Merritt Park crime rates are 85% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Merritt Park are 81% lower than the national average
  • In Merritt Park you have a 1 in 264 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Merritt Park is safer than 89% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Merritt Park has decreased by 7%

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Compare Merritt Park, NY Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Merritt Park (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Merritt Park (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Merritt Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Merritt Park is 1 in 1350
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Merritt Park is 1 in 328
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Merritt Park is 1 in 264

      Year Over Year Crime In Merritt Park (per 100,000 people)

      Merritt Park police department

      ItemMerritt ParkNew YorkNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a109,351558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.93.3

      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
      Brewster, NY2,29484337422
      Cold Spring, NY1,78187358445
      Shenorock, NY1,99194387481
      Lincolndale, NY1,64496397493
      Heritage Hills, NY4,231106436543
      Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY2,931107441549
      Brewster Hill, NY1,412107442549
      Merritt Park, NY1,74274305379

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Crescent City, FL1,7424557,9878,442
      North Eastham, MA1,742111413524
      Bellwood, PA1,74258576634
      Collinsville, TX1,742110771881
      Kremmling, CO1,7411791,2031,382
      Merritt Park, NY1,74274305379
      Source: The Merritt Park, 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.