The Upper West Side crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Upper West Side as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Upper West Side crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Upper West Side is 27% lower than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 5.49 daily crimes that occur in Upper West Side.
Upper West Side is safer than 75% of the cities in the New York.
In Upper West Side you have a 1 in 50 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 Upper West Side (per 100,000 people)
How Safe is Upper West Side (higher is better)
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Upper West Side
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Upper West Side is 1 in 387
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Upper West Side is 1 in 58
The chance of being a victim of crime in Upper West Side is 1 in 50
Year Over Year Crime In New York (per 100,000 people)
New York police department
Upper West Side
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 49,283 Upper West Side 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 Upper West Side, 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.