South Glens Falls, NY crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

South Glens Falls has an overall crime rate of 11 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in South Glens Falls is 1 in 89. How does South Glens Falls fare compared to other communities in New York of all population sizes? South Glens Falls's crime rate is lower than approximately 31% of New York communities.

How does the crime rate in South Glens Falls compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared South Glens Falls with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether South Glens Falls's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how South Glens Falls does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in South Glens Falls.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that South Glens Falls's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in South Glens Falls is one in 535.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in South Glens Falls; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 9 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

South Glens Falls Crime Data

 

Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

South Glens Falls Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

35

42

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.87

9.35

11.22

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.87
3.48
National Median: 4
    South Glens Falls
    New York

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 535

in South Glens Falls

1 in 287

in New York State

South Glens Falls VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,744
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 2 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.27 0.53 1.07

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
9.35
13.5
National Median: 19
    South Glens Falls
    New York

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 107

in South Glens Falls

1 in 74

in New York State

South Glens Falls Property CRIMES

Population: 3,744
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 8 26 1
Rate per 1,000 2.14 6.94 0.27

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

South Glens Falls Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
28
36
National Median: 26.9
    South Glens Falls
    New York

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