Reported Annual Crime In Banner Elk

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBanner Elk/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime18n/a (estimate)1,5483,1102,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBanner Elk/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.75.3
Rape0n/a0.028.140.4
Robbery0n/a0.092.0102.8
Assault2n/a172.0245.5248.5
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)172372386
Burglary3n/a258.0710.4468.9
Theft12n/a1,031.81,876.21,745.0
Vehicle theft1n/a86.0150.8236.9
Property crime16n/a (estimate)1,3762,7382,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Foscoe, NC1,15396706802
Cove Creek, NC1,0181269251,051
Grandfather, NC701501,1061,256
Seven Devils, NC2282011,4771,678
Sugar Mountain, NC5082031,4911,693
Roan Mountain, TN1,5953211,4491,770
Boone, NC17,8021902,1392,329
Banner Elk, NC1,0781721,3761,548

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Banner Elk is 45% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.24 daily crimes that occur in Banner Elk.
  • Banner Elk is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Banner Elk you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Banner Elk has increased by 102%.

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Daily Crime In Banner Elk (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Banner Elk

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Banner Elk is 1 in 582
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Banner Elk is 1 in 73
The chance of being a victim of crime in Banner Elk is 1 in 65

Year Over Year Crime In Banner Elk (per 100,000 people)

Banner Elk police department

ItemBanner ElkNorth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1014,511556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents9.74.83.3
There are a total of 10 Banner Elk police officers. This results in 9.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 103.5% greater than the North Carolina average and 197.5% 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.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Boley, OK1,0782531,6751,927
Summitville, IN1,0781881,1991,387
Celoron, NY1,0782038351,038
Keosauqua, IA1,0781248881,012
Highland, KS1,0780693693
Banner Elk, NC1,0781721,3761,548
Source: The Banner Elk, NC 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.