Reported Annual Crime In Albemarle

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAlbemarle/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime827n/a (estimate)5,1622,9092,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAlbemarle/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a6.25.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a26.441.7
Robbery21n/a131.191.098.0
Assault67n/a418.2240.5248.9
Violent crime89n/a (estimate)555364383
Burglary221n/a1,379.3630.6430.4
Theft486n/a3,033.31,760.91,694.4
Vehicle theft31n/a193.5153.8237.4
Property crime738n/a (estimate)4,6062,5452,362

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When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Albemarle, NC. All reported Albemarle, NC crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Albemarle, NC overall crime rate is 77% higher than in comparison to the North Carolina average; and is also 88% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Albemarle, NC, the rate is 53% higher than compared to the North Carolina average, and 45% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Albemarle, NC comes in at 81% higher than to the average seen in North Carolina, and 95% higher than the overall national average.
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The Albemarle crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Albemarle as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Albemarle crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Albemarle is 88% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 14.14 daily crimes that occur in Albemarle.
  • Albemarle is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Albemarle you have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Albemarle has increased by 8%.

Compare Albemarle, NC Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Albemarle (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Albemarle, NC for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for North Carolina as well as those across America as a whole. The Albemarle, NC total amount of daily offenses is 1.77 times more than the North Carolina average and 1.88 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Albemarle, NC is 1.53 times more than the North Carolina average, and it is 1.45 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Albemarle, NC has a daily crime figure that is 1.81 times more than the North Carolina average and 1.95 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Albemarle (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Albemarle, NC compared to every other city in North Carolina as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Albemarle, NC ranks safer than 26% of every city located within North Carolina along with 11% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in North Carolina and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Albemarle, NC. As a result, Albemarle, NC is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Albemarle

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Albemarle is 1 in 181
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Albemarle is 1 in 22
The chance of being a victim of crime in Albemarle is 1 in 20
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Albemarle, NC? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Albemarle, NC your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 181. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 22 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 Albemarle, NC is 1 in 20.

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

A good indicator of whether Albemarle, NC 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 Albemarle, NC has increased by 11%, while the property crime rate in Albemarle, NC has increased by 7% year over year. The number of total crimes in Albemarle, NC has increased by 7% year over year.

Albemarle police department

ItemAlbemarleNorth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5514,511558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.44.83.3
There are a total of 55 Albemarle police officers. This results in 3.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 28.3% less than the North Carolina average and 5.3% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in North Carolina

StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
North Carolina21,070256222
There are a total of 21,070 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 256 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 15% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Mount Pleasant, NC2,1331319151,046
Oakboro, NC1,9581329221,054
Stanfield, NC1,5971409771,117
Mount Gilead, NC1,1231731,2121,385
Locust, NC3,0361761,2311,407
Norwood, NC2,9601871,3061,493
Badin, NC1,9061881,3181,506
Albemarle, NC15,9685554,6065,162

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Camano, WA15,9682702,8213,091
Four Corners, OR15,9633964,1904,586
Seven Oaks, SC15,9814983,1473,646
East Riverdale, MD15,9846923,0733,765
Belvedere Park, GA15,9514513,6154,067
Albemarle, NC15,9685554,6065,162
Source: The Albemarle, NC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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