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.
The Jackson Heights crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Jackson Heights 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 Jackson Heights crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Jackson Heights is 26% lower than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 5.59 daily crimes that occur in Jackson Heights.
Jackson Heights is safer than 47% of the cities in the New York.
In Jackson Heights you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in New York has decreased by 6%.
Daily Crime In Jackson Heights (per 100,000 people)
How Safe is Jackson Heights (higher is better)
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Jackson Heights
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Jackson Heights is 1 in 155
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Jackson Heights is 1 in 72
The chance of being a victim of crime in Jackson Heights is 1 in 49
Year Over Year Crime In New York (per 100,000 people)
New York police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 49,283 Jackson Heights police officers. This results in 5.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is equal to the New York average and 107.3% greater than the New York average.
Sex offenders in New York
New York /100K
There are a total of 21,601 sex offenders in New York. This yields a total of 118 sex offenders in New York per 100,000 residents which is 47% less than the national average.
Source: The Jackson Heights, New York, NY crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.