Reported Annual Crime In Boaz

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBoaz/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime410n/a (estimate)4,2063,4822,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBoaz/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.08.35.3
Rape3n/a30.841.641.7
Robbery2n/a20.586.598.0
Assault72n/a738.6387.8248.9
Violent crime77n/a (estimate)790524383
Burglary53n/a543.7645.7430.4
Theft241n/a2,472.32,048.11,694.4
Vehicle theft39n/a400.1263.4237.4
Property crime333n/a (estimate)3,4162,9572,362
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Boaz, AL. All reported Boaz, AL 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 Boaz, AL overall crime rate is 21% higher than in comparison to the Alabama average; and is also 53% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Boaz, AL, the rate is 51% higher than compared to the Alabama average, and 106% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Boaz, AL comes in at 16% higher than to the average seen in Alabama, and 45% higher than the overall national average.
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The Boaz crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Boaz 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 Boaz crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Boaz is 53% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.52 daily crimes that occur in Boaz.
  • Boaz is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Boaz you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Boaz has decreased by 28%.

Compare Boaz, AL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Boaz (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Boaz, AL on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Alabama. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Boaz, AL (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Alabama state wide, are 1.21 times more than the state average and 1.53 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Boaz, AL on a daily bases are 1.51 times more than than Alabama average and 2.06 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Boaz, AL are 1.16 times more than the daily state average and 1.45 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Boaz (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Boaz, AL in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Alabama as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Boaz, AL to other cities in the state and across the country, Boaz, AL is 26% safer than other cities of Alabama and 7% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Alabama cities and all around the United States, Boaz, AL has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Boaz, AL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Boaz

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Boaz is 1 in 127
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Boaz is 1 in 30
The chance of being a victim of crime in Boaz is 1 in 24
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Boaz, AL? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Boaz, AL your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 127. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 30 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 Boaz, AL is 1 in 24.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Boaz, AL 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 Boaz, AL has decreased by 28%, the amount of property crime in Boaz, AL has decreased by 28%, and the total amount of crime in Boaz, AL has decreased by 28% year to year.

Boaz police department

ItemBoazAlabamaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)329,968558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.34.13.3
There are a total of 32 Boaz police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 18% less than the Alabama average and 2.4% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Alabama

StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
Alabama11,372245222
There are a total of 11,372 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 245 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 10% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Crossville, AL2,1611091,0891,198
Tidmore Bend, AL1,2662191,2331,452
Geraldine, AL7931111,4481,559
New Union, AL1,1382561,4441,700
Whitesboro, AL2,2902641,4901,754
Carlisle-Rockledge, AL2,6462791,5741,853
Guntersville, AL8,3603782,1312,509
Boaz, AL9,6397903,4164,206

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
North Bend, OR9,635925,1305,221
Chesapeake Ranch Estates, MD9,6445332,3692,902
Fife, WA9,6459657,2108,174
Eidson Road, TX9,6545973,4844,081
Roxborough Park, CO9,6572141,5681,782
Boaz, AL9,6397903,4164,206
Source: The Boaz, AL 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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