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U.S. Crime - New York City (NYC) vs. Select Cities
(including rate per 100,000 inhabitants)
Federal Bureau of Investigation - 2017¹ Uniform Crime Report (UCR)

 
   
  Estimated
Population

Violent
Crime
Murder
Rape² Robbery Aggravated
Assault
Property
Crime
Burglary Larceny
and Theft
Motor
Vehicle
Theft
 
 
New York City (NYC)
8,616,333
46,433
292
2,375
15,544
29,771
124,815
11,104
107,976
5,735
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
332.9
2.8
19.6
107.5
202.8
1,335.6
152.6
1,094.7
88.3
 
     
 
Los Angeles, CA
4,007,147
30,507
281
2,455
10,814
16,957
101,618
16,668
65,757
19,193
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
496.7
4.8
38.3
176.3
277.2
2,350.3
427.4
1,502.4
420.5
 
     
 
Chicago, IL
2,706,171
29,737
653
1,762
11,887
15,435
88,324
12,912
63,834
11,578
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
-
9.4
37.5
166.7
-
2,024.6
291.5
1,542.5
190.6
 
     
 
Houston, TX
2,338,235
25,609
269
1,366
9,773
14,201
96,532
17,108
67,828
11,596
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
593.1
6.4
42.8
205.2
338.8
-
-
1,928.8
-
 
     
 
Philadelphia, PA
1,575,595
14,930
316
1,182
6,026
7,406
48,268
6,590
36,195
5,483
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
428.7
8.1
33.2
152.8
234.5
2,055.6
297.0
1,595.1
163.5
 
     
 
San Antonio, TX
1,520,712
10,759
124
1,270
2,298
7,067
73,676
11,722
55,090
6,864
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
523.9
6.4
70.3
107.4
339.8
-
-
2,784.4
340.8
 
     
 
San Diego, CA
1,424,116
5,221
35
559
1,410
3,217
26,246
3,817
17,294
5,135
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
337.1
2.4
32.8
89.9
212.0
1,695.5
272.6
1,132.5
290.4
 
     
 
San Jose, CA
1,037,529
4,188
32
571
1,376
2,209
25,323
3,926
13,329
8,068
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
308.8
2.4
41.3
96.5
168.6
2,275.1
348.5
1,405.1
521.5
 
     
 
Austin, TX
971,949
4,032
25
834
987
2,186
31,001
4,380
24,542
2,079
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
306.3
2.5
63.6
62.3
178.0
2,344.4
348.9
1,843.2
152.3
 
     
 
Indianapolis, IN
870,788
11,616
156
668
3,485
7,307
38,418
8,945
24,569
4,904
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
694.5
8.3
48.3
194.6
443.3
2,882.4
574.6
1,975.9
331.9
 
     
 
Jacksonville, FL
894,638
5,648
109
538
1,376
3,625
31,551
5,646
22,980
2,925
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
480.8
8.2
48.1
106.3
318.3
2,777.6
508.9
2,029.1
239.6
 
     
 
San Fransisco, CA
881,255
6,301
56
367
3,220
2,658
54,356
4,935
44,587
4,834
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
476.6
4.2
39.1
218.0
215.4
-
412.1
-
536.7
 
                         
 
Charleston, SC
136,845
388
6
50
100
232
3,144
399
2,442
303
 
 
Rate per 100,000 inhabitants
412.1
8.2
38.9
86.2
278.8
-
-
1,985.9
263.7
 
  Estimated
Population
Violent
Crime
Murder
Rape² Robbery Aggravated
Assault
Property
Crime
Burglary Larceny
and Theft
Motor
Vehicle
Theft
 
     
  Notes:
¹2017 Population figures are FBI estimates based on provisional data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
²The rape figures in this table are an aggregate total of the data submitted using both the revised and legacy Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definitions.
 
     
     
 
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Source:
Federal Bureau of Investigations. Uniform Crime Reports UCR) - 2017 - Table 4
 
     
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