How safe is Reno, NV?

The metropolitan area's violent crime rate is higher than the national rate in 2017. Its rate of property crime is higher than the national rate.

Crime Index

Index Score: 7.0 /10

How we calculate this.


Reno has a lower crime rate than similarly sized metro areas.

Crime Rate 2017

Crime rate is the number of crimes committed per 100,000 people.
Reno, NV

514.7

Higher than average crime
Metro areas similar to Reno
Santa Rosa, CA

400.0

Higher than average crime
Lexington-Fayette, KY

273.0

Lower than average crime
Lafayette, LA

439.0

Higher than average crime
Reno, NV

2549.7

Higher than average crime
Metro areas similar to Reno
Santa Rosa, CA

1500.0

Lower than average crime
Lexington-Fayette, KY

2377.0

Higher than average crime
Lafayette, LA

1188.0

Lower than average crime

Violent Crime Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Uniform Crime Report.