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Total crime 35%
Violent crime 51%
Property crime 32%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAshford/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime36n/a (estimate)1,6783,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.07.85.0
Rape0n/a0.040.842.6
Robbery0n/a0.083.486.2
Assault4n/a186.5387.6246.8
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)186520381
Burglary2n/a93.2590.1376.0
Theft24n/a1,118.91,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theft6n/a279.7268.3228.9
Property crime32n/a (estimate)1,4922,8172,200

Key findings

  • Ashford crime rates are 35% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ashford are 51% lower than the national average
  • In Ashford you have a 1 in 60 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ashford is safer than 56% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ashford has increased by 4%

Ashford crime map

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      Daily Crime In Ashford (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ashford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ashford is 1 in 537
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ashford is 1 in 68
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ashford is 1 in 60

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

      Ashford police department

      ItemAshfordAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)99,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.14.13.3
      There are a total of 9 Ashford police officers. This results in 4.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.9% greater than the Alabama average and 27.2% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Alabama

      StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
      Alabama10,698231266
      There are a total of 10,698 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 231 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Taylor, AL2,7040292292
      Cottonwood, AL1,316160799959
      Rehobeth, AL1,7321941,0491,242
      Webb, AL1,3942311,2531,485
      Cowarts, AL2,0202551,3791,634
      Kinsey, AL2,2272671,4441,711
      Headland, AL4,6911061,8911,997
      Ashford, AL2,2111861,4921,678

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Spruce Pine, NC2,2111831,2101,394
      Pine Beach, NJ2,211939781,071
      Hardinsburg, KY2,21297896993
      Rockwell City, IA2,2121369221,058
      Summit, MS2,210632,5742,637
      Ashford, AL2,2111861,4921,678
      Source: The Ashford, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.