Reported Annual Crime In Murrells Inlet

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMurrells Inlet/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,579 (estimate)3,7982,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMurrells Inlet/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.14.9
Rapen/an/an/a46.938.6
Robberyn/an/an/a80.3101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a369.1237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)210 (estimate)505373
Burglaryn/an/an/a705.7491.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,322.71,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a264.9220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,370 (estimate)3,2932,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Murrells Inlet is 45% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.33 daily crimes that occur in Murrells Inlet.
  • Murrells Inlet is safer than 57% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Murrells Inlet you have a 1 in 64 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Murrells Inlet has decreased by 28%.

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Daily Crime In Murrells Inlet (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Murrells Inlet

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Murrells Inlet is 1 in 478
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Murrells Inlet is 1 in 74
The chance of being a victim of crime in Murrells Inlet is 1 in 64

Year Over Year Crime In Murrells Inlet (per 100,000 people)

Murrells Inlet police department

ItemMurrells InletSouth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,812556,527
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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pawleys Island, SC842041,3301,534
Forestbrook, SC4,5392731,7862,059
Garden City, SC8,8244452,9053,350
Socastee, SC20,4965833,8064,389
Bucksport, SC7606804,4465,126
Murrells Inlet, SC8,0272101,3701,579

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Liberty Lake, WA8,027341,5491,582
Wellington, KS8,0282923,5123,803
Caribou, ME8,025511,8851,936
Lantana, TX8,0251459931,138
Summit, WA8,0252473,0193,266
Murrells Inlet, SC8,0272101,3701,579
Source: The Murrells Inlet, 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.