Reported Annual Crime In Sparta

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSparta/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,121 (estimate)2,3962,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSparta/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)285 (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)2,835 (estimate)2,1782,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Sparta is 9% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.55 daily crimes that occur in Sparta.
  • Sparta is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Sparta you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Sparta has increased by 18%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sparta

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sparta is 1 in 351
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sparta is 1 in 36
The chance of being a victim of crime in Sparta is 1 in 33

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

Sparta police department

ItemSpartaKentuckyNational
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
Verona, KY1,23237372409
Owenton, KY1,72166794860
Vevay, IN1,3791591,0631,221
Carrollton, KY3,9542541,9342,188
Sparta, KY2342852,8353,121

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hardinsburg, IN2345633,7664,329
Gotham, WI2344292,7713,200
Moscow, MD2346763,4234,098
Lumber City CDP, PA2344672,6873,154
Eva, TN2347083,3964,103
Sparta, KY2342852,8353,121
Source: The Sparta, 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.