Reported Annual Crime In Blowing Rock

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBlowing Rock/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime48n/a (estimate)3,8963,0972,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBlowing Rock/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.14.9
Rape0n/a0.026.738.6
Robbery0n/a0.087.9101.9
Assault2n/a162.3227.3237.8
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)162347373
Burglary10n/a811.7745.2491.4
Theft35n/a2,840.91,871.11,775.4
Vehicle theft1n/a81.2133.8220.2
Property crime46n/a (estimate)3,7342,7502,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Blowing Rock is 36% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.67 daily crimes that occur in Blowing Rock.
  • Blowing Rock is safer than 37% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Blowing Rock you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Blowing Rock has increased by 51%.

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Daily Crime In Blowing Rock (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Blowing Rock

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Blowing Rock is 1 in 616
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Blowing Rock is 1 in 27
The chance of being a victim of crime in Blowing Rock is 1 in 26

Year Over Year Crime In Blowing Rock (per 100,000 people)

Blowing Rock police department

ItemBlowing RockNorth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1114,511556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents8.74.83.3
There are a total of 11 Blowing Rock police officers. This results in 8.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 83.1% greater than the North Carolina average and 167.7% 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Banner Elk, NC1,07886682768
Foscoe, NC1,15389709798
Cove Creek, NC1,0181179291,046
Cedar Rock, NC2991401,1111,251
Beech Mountain, NC5611401,1111,251
Blowing Rock, NC1,1751623,7343,896

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Poulan, GA1,17501,8611,861
Vinco, PA1,175122703826
Weeping Water, NE1,175106867974
Blessing, TX1,1762311,5891,821
Candlewood Lake, OH1,17676677753
Blowing Rock, NC1,1751623,7343,896
Source: The Blowing Rock, NC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. 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.