Reported Annual Crime In Ghent

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGhent/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,712 (estimate)2,3962,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGhent/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a4.74.9
Rapen/an/an/a33.738.6
Robberyn/an/an/a74.7101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a105.5237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)248 (estimate)219373
Burglaryn/an/an/a503.0491.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,498.71,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a175.9220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,464 (estimate)2,1782,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Ghent is 5% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.43 daily crimes that occur in Ghent.
  • Ghent is safer than 42% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Ghent you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Ghent has increased by 18%.

Find Real Estate Listings In Ghent

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Ghent

Compare Ghent, KY Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Ghent (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Ghent (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ghent

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ghent is 1 in 404
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ghent is 1 in 41
The chance of being a victim of crime in Ghent is 1 in 37

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

Ghent police department

ItemGhentKentuckyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,359556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.83.3

Sex offenders in Kentucky

StateTotal offendersKentucky /100KNational /100K
Kentucky6,639162222
There are a total of 6,639 sex offenders in Kentucky. This yields a total of 162 sex offenders in Kentucky per 100,000 residents which is 27% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Warsaw, KY1,860000
Owenton, KY1,72166794860
Vevay, IN1,3791591,0631,221
Rabbit Hash, KY3961211,2011,322
Carrollton, KY3,9542541,9342,188
Ghent, KY3762482,4642,712

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Darrouzett, TX3764813,3033,783
Belle Haven, VA3762672,5432,810
Reklaw, TX3765293,6364,165
McNabb, IL3764872,5253,013
Twin, AL3765683,5864,154
Ghent, KY3762482,4642,712
Source: The Ghent, KY 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.