Reported Annual Crime In Port Washington

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 peoplePort Washington/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime104n/a (estimate)5371,8712,756
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePort Washington/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.85.3
Rape0n/a0.031.941.7
Robbery2n/a10.3101.398.0
Assault3n/a15.5220.8248.9
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)26357394
Burglary13n/a67.1176.3430.4
Theft82n/a423.01,270.31,694.4
Vehicle theft4n/a20.667.6237.4
Property crime99n/a (estimate)5111,5142,362

Home Security Options For Port Washington

  • Simple Do-It-Yourself Installation
  • 30-Day Risk Free Trial
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
Learn more Call now
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Port Washington, NY is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Port Washington, NY. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Port Washington, NY averages 71% lower than the rest of New York while the rate of crime on a national scale is 81% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Port Washington, NY is 93% lower than the average rate of crime in New York and 93% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 66% lower than the remainder of the state of New York and 78% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Port Washington, NY area.
For Sale
For Rent

Find real estate listings

Find rental listings

Port Washington crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Port Washington crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Port Washington 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 Port Washington crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
How would you rate the amount of crime in Port Washington?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.
Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Port Washington?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Port Washington is 81% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.47 daily crimes that occur in Port Washington.
  • Port Washington is safer than 92% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Port Washington you have a 1 in 187 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Port Washington has decreased by 16%.

Compare Port Washington, NY Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Port Washington (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Port Washington, NY per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for New York and on a national scale. In Port Washington, NY the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 3.49 times less than the New York average and 5.14 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Port Washington, NY is 13.83 times less than the New York average and 15.27 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Port Washington, NY has a constant daily crime rate that is 2.96 times less than the New York average and 4.63 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Port Washington (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Port Washington, NY in comparison to other notable cities in the state of New York as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Port Washington, NY to other cities in the state and across the country, Port Washington, NY is 92% safer than other cities of New York and 92% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in New York cities and all around the United States, Port Washington, NY has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Port Washington, NY crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Port Washington

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Port Washington is 1 in 3877
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Port Washington is 1 in 196
The chance of being a victim of crime in Port Washington is 1 in 187
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Port Washington, NY? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Port Washington, NY you have a 1 in 3877 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 196 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 187 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Port Washington, NY.

Year Over Year Crime In Port Washington (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether Port Washington, NY is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Port Washington, NY has decreased by 58%, while the property crime rate in Port Washington, NY has decreased by 12% year over year. The number of total crimes in Port Washington, NY has decreased by 16% year over year.

Port Washington police department

ItemPort WashingtonNew YorkNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)69109,351558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.62.93.3
There are a total of 69 Port Washington police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.8% greater than the New York average and 11.8% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in New York

StateTotal offendersNew York /100KNational /100K
New York21,601118222
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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Northvale, NJ4,8010260260
Mill Neck, NY1,00150212263
Lattingtown, NY1,67150212263
Bellerose, NY1,31850212263
Greenvale, NY1,46250212263
Tuckahoe CDP, NY1,18850212263
Hewlett Harbor, NY1,24750212263
Port Washington, NY15,92526511537

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Buffalo, MN15,927802,0612,141
Rutland, VT15,9215503,2983,848
Overland, MO15,9322733,5663,839
Hybla Valley, VA15,9412011,7301,931
West Columbia, SC15,9471,0786,7707,847
Port Washington, NY15,92526511537
Source: The Port Washington, 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.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.