New York Speeding Ticket Data

Table of contents

  • Data
    • Time
      • Speeding Tickets by Year
      • Where you are the most likely to get a ticket
      • When you are the most likely to get a ticket
    • Demographics
      • Age
      • Gender
    • Conviction rate
    • Accidents
  • Data Analysis & Interesting Findings
  • Material Reproduction & Media Contact

Summary

The data below illustrates various different data sets about speeding tickets in New York State. The goal of making this page is to increase transparency into how our police agencies are giving our tickets and how it affects driver safety and quality of life.

The data below illustrates various different data sets about speeding tickets in New York State. The goal of making this page is to increase transparency into how our police agencies are giving our tickets and how it affects driver safety and quality of life.

The data below illustrates various different data sets about speeding tickets in New York State. The goal of making this page is to increase transparency into how our police agencies are giving our tickets and how it affects driver safety and quality of life.


Speeding Tickets By Year

This graph shows the number of speeding tickets given in New York State from 2009 to 2016.

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Where Are You The Most Likely To Get A Speeding Ticket in New York State?

This heatmap shows the number of speeding tickets given in New York State in 2016 by municipality

New York Counties That Give The Most Speeding Tickets

List of the top 10 counties that give the most speeding tickes in 2016.

County
Speeding TicketsTotal Number Of Traffic Tickets Percent Of Tickets Speeding
Erie
55,801
209,052
26.7%
Westchester
44,403
188,599
23.5%
Suffolk
38,468
253,786
15.2%
Queens
36,799
247,891
14.8%
Orange
33,291
125,989
26.4%
Kings
28,178
299,060
9.4%
Bronx
26,186
157,573
16.6%
Nassau
25,701
316,622
8.1%
Albany
22,469
73,258
30.7%
Dutchess
20,806
70,828
29.4%

When Are You The Most Likely To Get A Speeding Ticket?

The graphs below show the day of the week, time of day and month of the year you are the most likely to get a speeding ticket, according to 2017 data.

Drivers Ticketed By Day Of Week

Drivers Ticketed By Time Of Day

Drivers Ticketed By Month

Gender & Age Statistics

Below are statisitcs about the number of tickets that are given out to males and females as well as the different ages that get the most tickets.

Drivers Ticketed By Gender

Drivers Ticketed By Age

Other Speeding Tickets Types By Year

This graph shows the number of school zone and work zone speeding tickets given in New York State from 2009 to 2016.

Conviction Rate

This graph shows the conviction rate of speeding tickets across New York State.

New York Counties That Have The Highest Conviction Rate

List of the top 10 counties that convict the most drivers on the same speeding offense that they are charged with.

 Percent of All Speeding Ticket in NYConvicted on a Non-Speeding ViolationConvicted on Different Speeding ViolationConvicted on Same Speeding ViolationDismissed/Acquitted
RICHMOND2%--97%3%
BRONX3%--96%4%
KINGS2%--95%5%
QUEENS3%--95%5%
NEW YORK1%--87%13%
YATES0%19%0%77%4%
STEUBEN2%23%0%74%3%
TOMPKINS1%21%3%70%7%
ESSEX1%30%0%67%3%
ALLEGANY0%10%0%64%26%

New York Counties That Have The Highest Reduction Rate

List of the top 10 counties that reduce speeding ticket to different violations other than what the drivers was charged with.

 Percent of All Speeding Ticket in NYConvicted on a Non-Speeding ViolationConvicted on Different Speeding ViolationConvicted on Same Speeding ViolationDismissed/Acquitted
ERIE9%82%0%14%4%
NIAGARA2%81%0%10%9%
FULTON0%81%0%10%9%
NASSAU4%81%1%12%6%
GENESEE1%77%0%22%1%
RENSSELAER2%73%0%22%5%
ROCKLAND2%73%0%20%7%
ONONDAGA3%68%0%23%9%
ALBANY3%67%1%23%10%
MADISON1%66%0%30%5%

Accidents Caused By Unsafe Speed & Speeding Tickets By Year

This graph shows the number of accidents caused by unfase speed and the number of speeding tickets given in New York State from 2009 to 2016.