Special Report

The City With the Highest Robbery Rate in Every State

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New Mexico: Albuquerque
> Robberies per 100k people: 171.6 (New Mexico: 99.0)
> Number of robberies: 1,585 (New Mexico: 2,086)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 1,006.4 (New Mexico: 778.3)
> Poverty rate: 15.5% (New Mexico: 18.2%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 923,729 (New Mexico: 2,106,319)

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New York: Buffalo-Cheektowaga
> Robberies per 100k people: 92.0 (New York: 90.6)
> Number of robberies: 1,030 (New York: 17,525)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 378.3 (New York: 363.8)
> Poverty rate: 13.1% (New York: 13.0%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 1,119,988 (New York: 19,336,776)

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North Carolina: Durham-Chapel Hill
> Robberies per 100k people: 113.9 (North Carolina: 69.2)
> Number of robberies: 745 (North Carolina: 7,340)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 500.4 (North Carolina: 419.3)
> Poverty rate: 14.0% (North Carolina: 13.6%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 653,860 (North Carolina: 10,600,823)

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North Dakota: Fargo
> Robberies per 100k people: 33.0 (North Dakota: 19.7)
> Number of robberies: 82 (North Dakota: 151)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 350.7 (North Dakota: 329.0)
> Poverty rate: 13.0% (North Dakota: 10.6%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 248,368 (North Dakota: 765,309)

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Ohio: Cleveland-Elyria
> Robberies per 100k people: 106.5 (Ohio: 66.9)
> Number of robberies: 2,175 (Ohio: 7,826)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 440.6 (Ohio: 308.8)
> Poverty rate: 13.5% (Ohio: 13.1%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 2,042,966 (Ohio: 11,693,217)

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