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Total crime 90%
Violent crime 87%
Property crime 91%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleYorktown Heights/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)251 (estimate)1,7912,580
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)49 (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)202 (estimate)1,4412,200

Key findings

  • Yorktown Heights crime rates are 90% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Yorktown Heights are 87% lower than the national average
  • In Yorktown Heights you have a 1 in 399 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Yorktown Heights is safer than 92% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Yorktown Heights has decreased by 7%

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The Yorktown Heights crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Yorktown 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 Yorktown Heights crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Yorktown Heights (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Yorktown Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Yorktown Heights is 1 in 2036
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Yorktown Heights is 1 in 495
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Yorktown Heights is 1 in 399

      Year Over Year Crime In Yorktown Heights (per 100,000 people)

      Yorktown Heights police department

      ItemYorktown HeightsNew 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
      Montvale, NJ8,2850229229
      Golden's Bridge, NY1,77349202251
      Bedford, NY1,95349202251
      Chappaqua, NY1,32849202251
      Ridgefield, CT7,5524253257
      Crompond, NY2,44455226281
      Upper Nyack, NY2,15555226281
      Yorktown Heights, NY1,71949202251

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      Wardsville, MO1,719115605720
      Wolcott, NY1,720194800995
      Montpelier, IN1,7181961,1191,315
      West Homestead, PA1,7202128461,058
      MacArthur, WV1,718108552660
      Yorktown Heights, NY1,71949202251
      Source: The Yorktown Heights, 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.