Special Report

The City With the Highest Robbery Rate in Every State

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Montana: Billings
> Robberies per 100k people: 72.4 (Montana: 25.8)
> Number of robberies: 133 (Montana: 279)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 627.1 (Montana: 469.8)
> Poverty rate: 11.7% (Montana: 12.6%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 183,705 (Montana: 1,080,577)

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Nebraska: Omaha-Council Bluffs
> Robberies per 100k people: 60.1 (Nebraska: 41.2)
> Number of robberies: 574 (Nebraska: 799)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 429.7 (Nebraska: 334.1)
> Poverty rate: 9.1% (Nebraska: 9.9%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 954,892 (Nebraska: 1,937,552)

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Nevada: Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise
> Robberies per 100k people: 100.3 (Nevada: 88.7)
> Number of robberies: 2,322 (Nevada: 2,785)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 478.7 (Nevada: 460.3)
> Poverty rate: 12.8% (Nevada: 12.5%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 2,313,970 (Nevada: 3,138,259)

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New Hampshire: Manchester-Nashua*
> Robberies per 100k people: 32.7 (New Hampshire: 20.5)
> Number of robberies: 137 (New Hampshire: 280)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 217.7 (New Hampshire: 146.4)
> Poverty rate: 7.3% (New Hampshire: 7.3%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 419,347 (New Hampshire: 1,366,275)

*Because Manchester-Nashua is the only eligible metro in New Hampshire, it is the metro with the most robberies by default.

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New Jersey: Vineland-Bridgeton
> Robberies per 100k people: 103.6 (New Jersey: 49.4)
> Number of robberies: 154 (New Jersey: 4,384)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 450.2 (New Jersey: 195.4)
> Poverty rate: 13.2% (New Jersey: 9.2%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 148,593 (New Jersey: 8,882,371)

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