Ayden, NC Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Ayden

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAyden/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime234n/a (estimate)4,6203,4703,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAyden/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a055
Rape3n/a592425
Robbery3n/a5995109
Assault21n/a415218229
Violent crime27n/a (estimate)533342368
Burglary46n/a908921610
Theft152n/a3,0012,0591,899
Vehichle theft9n/a178148221
Property crime207n/a (estimate)4,0873,1282,731

The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Ayden, NC for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Ayden, NC 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 Ayden, NC crime rates are 33% higher than in comparison to the North Carolina mean and are 49% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Ayden, NC has a rate that is 55% higher than the North Carolina average; compared to the United States, it is 44% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Ayden, NC is 30% higher than its state's mean, and 49% higher than the country's average.

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Daily Crime In Ayden (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Ayden, NC per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for North Carolina and on a national level. In Ayden, NC the total number of daily crimes is 1.33 times more than than the North Carolina average and 1.49 times more than than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Ayden, NC is 1.56 times more than than the North Carolina average and 1.45 times more than than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Ayden, NC has a daily crime rate that is 1.31 times more than than the North Carolina average and 1.50 times more than than the national average.

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How Safe is Ayden (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Ayden, NC compared to other areas of North Carolina, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Ayden, NC safer than 31% when compared to other North Carolina cities, and 12% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in North Carolina, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Ayden, NC. At this time, Ayden, NC sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

The overall crime rate in Ayden is 49% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 12.66 daily crimes that occur in Ayden.
Ayden is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States.
In Ayden you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Ayden has decreased by 4%.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ayden

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ayden is 1 in 188
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ayden is 1 in 25
The chance of being a victim of crime in Ayden is 1 in 22

Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Ayden, NC? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Ayden, NC, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 188. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 25 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Ayden, NC is 1 in 22.

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

A good indicator of whether Ayden, NC is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Ayden, NC has increased by 3%, while the property crime rate in Ayden, NC has decreased by 5% year over year. The number of total crimes in Ayden, NC has decreased by 4% year over year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Winterville, NC9,11784881964
Grifton, NC2,5102002,1652,365
Maury, NC1,2382282,4672,695
Farmville, NC4,6777343,1053,839
Snow Hill, NC2,2636913,7694,460
Ayden, NC4,9425334,0874,620

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Stone Park, IL4,9421851,6741,859
Myrtletown, CA4,9413253,2723,597
Salem, MO4,9411615,1555,316
Chelsea, MI4,9442181,1671,384
Tulia, TX4,9442011,4101,612
Ayden, NC4,9425334,0874,620

Ayden police department

ItemAydenNorth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1914,511504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.74.83.3

There are a total of 19 Ayden police officers. This results in 3.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 21.6% less than the North Carolina average and 14.7% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in North Carolina

StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
North Carolina21,070256222

There are a total of 21,070 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 256 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 15% greater than the national average.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. 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.