Reported Annual Crime In Belmont

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBelmont/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime676n/a (estimate)6,2132,9092,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBelmont/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a26.441.7
Robbery9n/a82.791.098.0
Assault33n/a303.3240.5248.9
Violent crime42n/a (estimate)386364383
Burglary38n/a349.3630.6430.4
Theft575n/a5,284.91,760.91,694.4
Vehicle theft21n/a193.0153.8237.4
Property crime634n/a (estimate)5,8272,5452,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Belmont, NC is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 114% higher than the average of crimes committed in North Carolina. It is also 126% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Belmont, NC shows a crime rate that is 6% higher than the North Carolina average. The crime rate is also 1% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Belmont, NC is shown to be 129% higher than the North Carolina average and 147% higher than the national average.
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The Belmont crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Belmont 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 Belmont crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Belmont is 126% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 17.02 daily crimes that occur in Belmont.
  • Belmont is safer than 15% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Belmont you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Belmont has increased by 62%.

Compare Belmont, NC Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Belmont (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Belmont, NC on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of North Carolina. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Belmont, NC (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to North Carolina state wide, are 2.14 times more than the state average and 2.26 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Belmont, NC on a daily bases are 1.06 times more than than North Carolina average and 1.01 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Belmont, NC are 2.29 times more than the daily state average and 2.47 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Belmont (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in North Carolina and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Belmont, NC? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Belmont, NC has been ranked safer than 33% of other cities in the state of North Carolina. In addition, Belmont, NC is safer than 15% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all North Carolina and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Belmont, NC. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Belmont, NC is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Belmont

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Belmont is 1 in 260
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Belmont is 1 in 18
The chance of being a victim of crime in Belmont is 1 in 17
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Belmont, NC? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Belmont, NC, you have a 1 in 260 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 18. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Belmont, NC is 1 in 17.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Belmont, NC is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Belmont, NC has increased by 50%, the amount of property crime in Belmont, NC has increased by 62%, and the total amount of crime in Belmont, NC has increased by 62% year to year.

Belmont police department

ItemBelmontNorth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4214,511558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.14.83.3
There are a total of 42 Belmont police officers. This results in 4.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 13.9% less than the North Carolina average and 26.4% 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
Lowesville, NC3,089119831950
Lake Wylie, SC11,4721931,2181,410
Stanley, NC3,6331981,3841,582
India Hook, SC4,1922301,4551,686
Lowell, NC3,6162141,4951,709
Ranlo, NC3,5352241,5671,791
Huntersville, NC51,7011081,7641,873
Belmont, NC10,4943865,8276,213

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Cambridge, OH10,495674,3884,456
Big Rapids, MI10,4952301,3701,600
Satellite Beach, FL10,49573858931
Gonzales, LA10,4928356,8297,664
Vermilion, OH10,49129915944
Belmont, NC10,4943865,8276,213
Source: The Belmont, 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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