Reported Annual Crime In Amory

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmory/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime232n/a (estimate)3,3043,0492,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmory/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.08.05.3
Rape3n/a42.742.740.4
Robbery3n/a42.780.2102.8
Assault4n/a57.0149.6248.5
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)142281386
Burglary47n/a669.3781.4468.9
Theft173n/a2,463.71,842.11,745.0
Vehicle theft2n/a28.5144.7236.9
Property crime222n/a (estimate)3,1612,7682,451
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Amory, MS for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Amory, MS is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Amory, MS crime rates are 8% higher than in comparison to the Mississippi mean and are 16% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Amory, MS has a rate that is 49% lower than the Mississippi average; compared to the United States, it is 63% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Amory, MS is 14% higher than its state's mean, and 29% higher than the country's average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Nettleton, MS1,6341081,0681,176
Shannon, MS1,8311241,2241,348
Verona, MS3,0521751,7331,908
Hatley, MS4092802,7693,049
Aberdeen, MS5,4922962,9303,227
Smithville, MS8543443,4003,744
Gattman, MS1233693,6494,019
Amory, MS7,1971423,1613,304

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Amory is 16% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.05 daily crimes that occur in Amory.
  • Amory is safer than 46% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Amory you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Amory has decreased by 10%.

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Daily Crime In Amory (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Amory, MS for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Mississippi as well as those across America as a whole. The Amory, MS total amount of daily offenses is 1.08 times more than the Mississippi average and 1.16 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Amory, MS is 1.97 times less than the Mississippi average, and it is 2.71 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Amory, MS has a daily crime figure that is 1.14 times more than the Mississippi average and 1.29 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Amory (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Amory, MS in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Mississippi as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Amory, MS to other cities in the state and across the country, Amory, MS is 62% safer than other cities of Mississippi and 46% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Mississippi cities and all around the United States, Amory, MS has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Amory, MS crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Amory

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Amory is 1 in 703
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Amory is 1 in 32
The chance of being a victim of crime in Amory is 1 in 31
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Amory, MS? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Amory, MS you have a 1 in 703 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Amory, MS.

Year Over Year Crime In Amory (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Amory, MS is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Amory, MS has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 149% in Amory, MS, while property crimes in Amory, MS have decreased by 12%. Crimes in total for Amory, MS have decreased by 10% year over year.

Amory police department

ItemAmoryMississippiNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)264,806556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.63.83.3
There are a total of 26 Amory police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 5.9% less than the Mississippi average and 9.6% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Mississippi

StateTotal offendersMississippi /100KNational /100K
Mississippi8,337286222
There are a total of 8,337 sex offenders in Mississippi. This yields a total of 286 sex offenders in Mississippi per 100,000 residents which is 29% greater than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Park City, KS7,1941832,7642,946
Monahans, TX7,2043061,8332,139
Village St. George, LA7,1902461,4361,683
Inverness, FL7,2054823,0123,494
Hitchcock, TX7,2063482,6573,005
Amory, MS7,1971423,1613,304
Source: The Amory, MS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.