Hanover, NH 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Hanover is safer than 80% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New Hampshire, only on the order of 38% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Hanover. If you live in Hanover, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 185. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 43.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Hanover has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Hanover is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Hanover 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 Hanover.

For Hanover, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Hanover than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1978, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Hanover is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Hanover than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 205.

Hanover Crime Data

 

Crime Index

80

(100 is safest)


Safer than 80% of U.S. Cities

Hanover Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

58

64

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.51

4.89

5.39

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.51
1.45
National Median: 4
    Hanover
    New Hampshire

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,978

in Hanover

1 in 689

in New Hampshire

Hanover VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 11,870
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.42 0.00 0.08

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
4.89
10.9
National Median: 19
    Hanover
    New Hampshire

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 205

in Hanover

1 in 92

in New Hampshire

Hanover Property CRIMES

Population: 11,870
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 9 48 1
Rate per 1,000 0.76 4.04 0.08

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

Hanover Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
1
4
National Median: 26.9
    Hanover
    New Hampshire