Reported Annual Crime In Elizabethton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleElizabethton/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime900n/a (estimate)6,3093,5482,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleElizabethton/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.24.9
Rape6n/a42.140.538.6
Robbery4n/a28.0113.2101.9
Assault47n/a329.5452.2237.8
Violent crime57n/a (estimate)400612373
Burglary78n/a546.8655.2491.4
Theft747n/a5,236.62,086.01,775.4
Vehicle theft18n/a126.2195.0220.2
Property crime843n/a (estimate)5,9102,9362,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Elizabethton, TN. The total number of reported crimes in Elizabethton, TN 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 Elizabethton, TN crime rate is 78% higher than the Tennessee average and is 121% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Elizabethton, TN has a violent crime rate that is 35% lower than the Tennessee average and 7% higher than the national average. For property crime, Elizabethton, TN is 101% higher than the Tennessee average and 138% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Elizabethton is 121% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 17.29 daily crimes that occur in Elizabethton.
  • Elizabethton is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Elizabethton you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Elizabethton has increased by 2%.

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Daily Crime In Elizabethton (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Elizabethton, TN per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Tennessee as well as national figures. In Elizabethton, TN the total number of daily crimes is 1.78 times more than the Tennessee average and 2.21 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Elizabethton, TN are 1.53 times less than the Tennessee average and 1.07 times more than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Elizabethton, TN has a daily crime rate that is 2.01 times more than the Tennessee average and 2.38 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Elizabethton (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Elizabethton, TN area in comparison to other Tennessee communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Elizabethton, TN being safer than 26% of cities in Tennessee and 13% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Tennessee cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Elizabethton, TN. In conclusion, Elizabethton, TN now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Elizabethton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Elizabethton is 1 in 251
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Elizabethton is 1 in 17
The chance of being a victim of crime in Elizabethton is 1 in 16
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Elizabethton, TN? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Elizabethton, TN you have a 1 in 251 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 17 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Elizabethton, TN.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Elizabethton, TN is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Elizabethton, TN has decreased by 2% and the rate of property crime in Elizabethton, TN has increased by 2%. The total crime rate in Elizabethton, TN has increased by 2% year to year.

Elizabethton police department

ItemElizabethtonTennesseeNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4311,551556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.03.63.3
There are a total of 43 Elizabethton police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.6% less than the Tennessee average and 7.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Tennessee

StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
Tennessee20,539344222
There are a total of 20,539 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 344 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Gray, TN1,8852341,1221,356
Hunter, TN1,7572421,1611,403
Erwin, TN6,0523661,1161,482
Unicoi, TN3,6182701,2951,565
Banner Hill, TN1,4702841,3631,647
Elizabethton, TN14,3224005,9106,309

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Hurricane, UT14,3381631,5171,680
Murraysville, NC14,3052982,3602,658
Beech Grove, IN14,3011993,9754,174
Elizabethton, TN14,3224005,9106,309
Source: The Elizabethton, TN 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.