Reported Annual Crime In Brevard

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrevard/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime176n/a (estimate)2,2873,0972,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrevard/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.14.9
Rape2n/a26.026.738.6
Robbery2n/a26.087.9101.9
Assault6n/a78.0227.3237.8
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)130347373
Burglary34n/a441.8745.2491.4
Theft125n/a1,624.41,871.11,775.4
Vehicle theft7n/a91.0133.8220.2
Property crime166n/a (estimate)2,1572,7502,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Brevard, NC. The total number of reported crimes in Brevard, NC is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Brevard, NC crime rate is 26% lower than the North Carolina average and is 20% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Brevard, NC has a violent crime rate that is 63% lower than the North Carolina average and 65% lower than the national average. For property crime, Brevard, NC is 22% lower than the North Carolina average and 13% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Brevard is 20% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.27 daily crimes that occur in Brevard.
  • Brevard is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Brevard you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Brevard has decreased by 27%.

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Daily Crime In Brevard (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Brevard, NC for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for North Carolina as well as those across America as a whole. The Brevard, NC total amount of daily offenses is 1.35 times less than the North Carolina average and 1.25 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Brevard, NC is 2.67 times less than the North Carolina average, and it is 2.87 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Brevard, NC has a daily crime figure that is 1.27 times less than the North Carolina average and 1.15 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Brevard (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Brevard, NC compared to every other city in North Carolina as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Brevard, NC ranks safer than 79% of every city located within North Carolina along with 58% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in North Carolina and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Brevard, NC. As a result, Brevard, NC is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brevard

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brevard is 1 in 770
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brevard is 1 in 47
The chance of being a victim of crime in Brevard is 1 in 44
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Brevard, NC? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Brevard, NC your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 770. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 47 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Brevard, NC is 1 in 44.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Brevard, NC is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Brevard, NC has decreased by 10%, the amount of property crime in Brevard, NC has decreased by 27%, and the total amount of crime in Brevard, NC has decreased by 27% year to year.

Brevard police department

ItemBrevardNorth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2914,511556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.84.83.3
There are a total of 29 Brevard police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.4% less than the North Carolina average and 16.4% 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
Horse Shoe, NC2,832105828933
Laurel Park, NC2,69687912999
Valley Hill, NC2,3161291,0231,152
Balfour, NC1,4531371,0861,222
Mountain Home, NC3,3451591,2571,415
Brevard, NC7,6511302,1572,287

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Baldwinsville, NY7,6554691,9802,449
Arcadia, FL7,6478142,5583,372
East Franklin, NJ7,6472791,7792,058
North Star, DE7,6551759441,119
Rio Vista, CA7,6463881,3091,697
Brevard, NC7,6511302,1572,287
Source: The Brevard, 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.