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U.S. Crime - New York City (NYC) vs. Select Cities
(including rate per 100,000 inhabitants)

Federal Bureau of Investigation - 2014¹ Uniform Crime Report (UCR)

 
     
     
  Estimated
Population

Violent
Crime
Murder
Forcible
Rape*
Robbery Aggravated
Assault
Property
Crime
Burglary Larceny
and Theft
Motor
Vehicle
Theft
 
  New York City NYC)
8,473,938
50,564
333
2,190
16,581
31,460
135,747
15,916
112,107
7,724
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
596.7
3.9
25.8
195.7
371.3
1,601.9
187.8
1,323.0
91.2
 
     
  Los Angeles, CA
3,906,772
19,171
260
1,126
7,949
9,836
83,139
15,070
54,281
13,788
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
490.7
6.7
28.8
203.5
251.8
2,128.1

385.7

1,389.4
352.9
 
     
  Chicago, IL
2,724,121
24,089
411
1,343
9,804
12,531
85,161
14,537
60,601
10,023
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
884.3
15.1
49.3
359.9
460.0
3,126.2
533.6
2,224.6
367.9
 
     
  Houston, TX
2,219,933
22,008
242
812
10,186
10,768
104,197
21,629
68,125
14,443
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
991.4
10.9
36.6
458.8
485.1
4,693.7
974.3
3,068.8
650.6
 
     
  Philadelphia, PA
1,559,062
15,925
248
1,207
6,970
7,500
52,816
9,694
37,394
5,728
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
1,021.4
15.9
77.4
447.1
481.1
3,387.7
621.8
2,398.5
367.4
 
     
  San Antonio, TX
1,428,465
7,704
103
1,077
1,777
4,747
77,392
12,344
57,908
7,140
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
539.3
7.2
75.4
124.4
332.3
5,417.8
864.1
4,053.9
499.8
 
     
  San Diego, CA
1,368,690
5,214
32
371
1,318
3,493
26,812
5,115
16,691
5,006
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
380.9
2.3
27.1
96.3
255.2
1,959.0
373.7
1,219.5
365.8
 
     
  San Jose, CA
1,009,679
3,242
32
306
1,072
1,832
24,577
5,167
11,850
7,560
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
321.1
3.2
30.3
106.2
181.4
2,434.1
511.7
1,173.6
748.8
 
     
  Austin, TX
903,924
3,581
32
571
873
2,105
37,444
5,733
29,423
2,288
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
396.2
3.5
63.2
96.6
232.9
4,142.4
634.2
3,255

253.1

 
     
  Indiapolis, IN
858,238
10,768
136
573
3,808
6,251
41,394
12,125
24,090
5,179
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
1,254.7
15.8
66.8
443.7
728.4
4,823.1
1,412.8
2,806.9
603.4
 
     
  Jacksonville, FL
856,021
5,853
96
479
1,419
3,859
33,732
6,806
24,945
1,981
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
683.7
11.2
56.0
165.8
450.8
3,940.6
795.1
2,914.1
231.4
 
     
  San Fransisco, CA
850,294
6,761
45
355
3,224
3,137
45,093
5,237
33,730
6,126
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
795.1
5.3
41.8
379.2
368.9
5,303.2
615.9
3,966.9
720.5
 
                         
  Charlotte, NC
856,916
5,054
47
210
1,586
3,211
30,565
6,031
22,827
1,707
 
  Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
589.8
5.5
24.5
185.1
374.7
3,566.9
703.8
2,663.9
199.2
 
  Estimated
Population

Violent
Crime
Murder
Forcible
Rape*
Robbery Aggravated
Assault
Property
Crime
Burglary Larceny
and Theft
Motor
Vehicle
Theft
 
     
  Notes:
¹2014 Population figures are FBI estimates based on provisional data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
²The data collection methodology for the offense of forcible rape does not comply with national UCR Program guidelines and are not published in this report.
 
  *Based on revised definition of forcible rape  
 

 

 

 
 

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Source:
Federal Bureau of Investigations. Uniform Crime Reports UCR) - 2014 - Table 6

 
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