Reported Annual Crime In Fountain Inn

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFountain Inn/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime182n/a (estimate)2,2053,7982,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFountain Inn/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.08.14.9
Rape5n/a60.646.938.6
Robbery5n/a60.680.3101.9
Assault16n/a193.8369.1237.8
Violent crime26n/a (estimate)315505373
Burglary28n/a339.2705.7491.4
Theft119n/a1,441.72,322.71,775.4
Vehicle theft9n/a109.0264.9220.2
Property crime156n/a (estimate)1,8903,2932,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Fountain Inn, SC is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Fountain Inn, SC. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Fountain Inn, SC averages 42% lower than the rest of South Carolina while the rate of crime on a national scale is 23% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Fountain Inn, SC is 38% lower than the average rate of crime in South Carolina and 15% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 43% lower than the remainder of the state of South Carolina and 24% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Fountain Inn, SC area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Fountain Inn is 23% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.04 daily crimes that occur in Fountain Inn.
  • Fountain Inn is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Fountain Inn you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Fountain Inn has decreased by 22%.

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Daily Crime In Fountain Inn (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Fountain Inn, SC for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for South Carolina as well as those across America as a whole. The Fountain Inn, SC total amount of daily offenses is 1.72 times less than the South Carolina average and 1.30 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Fountain Inn, SC is 1.60 times less than the South Carolina average, and it is 1.18 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Fountain Inn, SC has a daily crime figure that is 1.74 times less than the South Carolina average and 1.32 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Fountain Inn (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Fountain Inn, SC in comparison to other notable cities in the state of South Carolina as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Fountain Inn, SC to other cities in the state and across the country, Fountain Inn, SC is 75% safer than other cities of South Carolina and 40% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in South Carolina cities and all around the United States, Fountain Inn, SC has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Fountain Inn, SC crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fountain Inn

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fountain Inn is 1 in 318
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fountain Inn is 1 in 53
The chance of being a victim of crime in Fountain Inn is 1 in 46
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Fountain Inn, SC? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Fountain Inn, SC your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 318. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 53 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 Fountain Inn, SC is 1 in 46.

Year Over Year Crime In Fountain Inn (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Fountain Inn, SC is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Fountain Inn, SC has decreased by 12%, while the property crime rate in Fountain Inn, SC has decreased by 23% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Fountain Inn, SC has decreased by 22% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Fountain Inn police department

ItemFountain InnSouth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)305,812556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.75.13.3
There are a total of 30 Fountain Inn police officers. This results in 3.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.1% less than the South Carolina average and 14.6% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in South Carolina

StateTotal offendersSouth Carolina /100KNational /100K
South Carolina12,678314222
There are a total of 12,678 sex offenders in South Carolina. This yields a total of 314 sex offenders in South Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 41% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Roebuck, SC2,0651931,2631,456
Five Forks, SC16,1732061,3441,549
Golden Grove, SC2,1332311,5081,739
Mauldin, SC23,9851471,6281,775
Watts Mills, SC1,7362641,7281,992
Fountain Inn, SC8,0313151,8902,205

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City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Island Lake, IL8,033112811923
Wellington, KS8,0282923,5123,803
Liberty Lake, WA8,027341,5491,582
Murrells Inlet, SC8,0272101,3701,579
Chestnut Ridge, NY8,0352229371,159
Fountain Inn, SC8,0313151,8902,205
Source: The Fountain Inn, SC 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.