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Total crime 82%
Violent crime 81%
Property crime 82%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBlue Ridge/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)468 (estimate)3,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a7.85.0
Rapen/an/an/a40.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a83.486.2
Assaultn/an/an/a387.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)73 (estimate)520381
Burglaryn/an/an/a590.1376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a268.3228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)395 (estimate)2,8172,200

Key findings

  • Blue Ridge crime rates are 82% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Blue Ridge are 81% lower than the national average
  • In Blue Ridge you have a 1 in 214 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Blue Ridge is safer than 88% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Blue Ridge has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Blue Ridge (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Blue Ridge

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Blue Ridge is 1 in 1371
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Blue Ridge is 1 in 253
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Blue Ridge is 1 in 214

      Year Over Year Crime In Blue Ridge (per 100,000 people)

      Blue Ridge police department

      ItemBlue RidgeAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.13.3

      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
      Emerald Mountain, AL3,13499537636
      Deatsville, AL1,063130705835
      Redland, AL4,1121668991,064
      Coosada, AL1,1851809761,157
      Elmore, AL1,8902571,3941,652
      Holtville, AL4,2713351,8162,152
      Wetumpka, AL7,6543344,3694,703
      Blue Ridge, AL1,41473395468

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Beattyville, KY1,4141681,0911,258
      Hughes, AR1,4146381,6752,313
      Century, FL1,4152091,2391,448
      Brooklyn, MI1,413200737937
      Parks, AZ1,413114643758
      Blue Ridge, AL1,41473395468
      Source: The Blue Ridge, 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.