Hilton Head Island, SC Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Hilton Head Island

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHilton Head Island/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,518 (estimate)4,1333,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHilton Head Island/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a65
Rapen/an/an/a4625
Robberyn/an/an/a83109
Assaultn/an/an/a374229
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)286 (estimate)509368
Burglaryn/an/an/a858610
Theftn/an/an/a2,5031,899
Vehichle theftn/an/an/a264221
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,232 (estimate)3,6242,731
The overall crime rate in Hilton Head Island is 18% lower than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 6.9 daily crimes that occur in Hilton Head Island.
Hilton Head Island is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States.
In Hilton Head Island you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Hilton Head Island has increased by 0%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hilton Head Island

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hilton Head Island is 1 in 350
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hilton Head Island is 1 in 45
The chance of being a victim of crime in Hilton Head Island is 1 in 40

Year Over Year Crime In Hilton Head Island (per 100,000 people)

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Talahi Island, GA1,05257534591
Shell Point, SC2,3842051,6001,805
Wilmington Island, GA15,3602242,0902,313
Tybee Island, GA3,02502,3292,329
Port Royal, SC10,8051222,5692,691
Hilton Head Island, SC37,4202862,2322,518

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pacifica, CA37,4131711,4181,590
Valley Stream, NY37,3941401,7721,912
Greenacres, FL37,4474753,5324,007
La Quinta, CA37,3821743,8163,990
Puyallup, WA37,3582707,8568,126
Hilton Head Island, SC37,4202862,2322,518

Hilton Head Island police department

ItemHilton Head IslandSouth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,812504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.13.3

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.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. 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.