Rock Hill, SC Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Rock Hill

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRock Hill/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,955n/a (estimate)4,3074,1333,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRock Hill/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder4n/a665
Rape49n/a714625
Robbery78n/a11483109
Assault241n/a351374229
Violent crime372n/a (estimate)542509368
Burglary396n/a577858610
Theft2,066n/a3,0112,5031,899
Vehichle theft121n/a176264221
Property crime2,583n/a (estimate)3,7643,6242,731

The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Rock Hill, SC. These figures on reported criminal activity in Rock Hill, SC, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Rock Hill, SC is 4% higher than the average of the whole of the state of South Carolina, and when compared with the national average, is 38% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Rock Hill, SC has 6% higher than violent crime rate than South Carolina average, while remaining 47% higher than the national average. In property crime, Rock Hill, SC is 3% higher than the average of South Carolina and is 37% higher than the national average.

The overall crime rate in Rock Hill is 38% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 11.8 daily crimes that occur in Rock Hill.
Rock Hill is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States.
In Rock Hill you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Rock Hill has decreased by 3%.

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Daily Crime In Rock Hill (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Rock Hill, SC per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for South Carolina and on a national scale. In Rock Hill, SC the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.04 times more than than the South Carolina average and 1.39 times more than than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Rock Hill, SC is 1.07 times more than than the South Carolina average and 1.47 times more than than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Rock Hill, SC has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.04 times more than than the South Carolina average and 1.38 times more than than the overall daily national average.

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How Safe is Rock Hill (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Rock Hill, SC compared to other areas of South Carolina, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Rock Hill, SC safer than 52% when compared to other South Carolina cities, and 13% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in South Carolina, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Rock Hill, SC. At this time, Rock Hill, SC sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rock Hill

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rock Hill is 1 in 185
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rock Hill is 1 in 27
The chance of being a victim of crime in Rock Hill is 1 in 24

Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Rock Hill, SC? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Rock Hill, SC your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 185. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 27 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 Rock Hill, SC is 1 in 24.

Year Over Year Crime In Rock Hill (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether Rock Hill, SC is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Rock Hill, SC has decreased by 17%, while the property crime rate in Rock Hill, SC has decreased by 0% year over year. The number of total crimes in Rock Hill, SC has decreased by 2% year over year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Marvin, NC5,4841321,4291,561
Tega Cay, SC7,595251,5701,594
Weddington, NC9,5771421,5421,684
Fort Mill, SC10,9121991,7521,951
Catawba, SC1,2662291,7872,017
Rock Hill, SC66,2645423,7644,307

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Portland, ME66,2352673,9424,209
Dothan, AL66,3554933,6904,182
Temple, TX66,4353463,2963,643
Glen Burnie, MD66,4565373,8934,430
Ellicott City, MD66,4762241,6221,845
Rock Hill, SC66,2645423,7644,307

Rock Hill police department

ItemRock HillSouth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1805,812504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.65.13.3

There are a total of 180 Rock Hill police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 47.8% less than the South Carolina average and 19% less 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.

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.