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Total crime 90%
Violent crime 93%
Property crime 90%
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 peopleBroadway/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime10n/a (estimate)2561,8662,580
Murder0n/a0.04.65.0
Rape0n/a0.034.342.6
Robbery1n/a25.642.386.2
Assault0n/a0.0118.7246.8
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)26200381
Burglary2n/a51.2182.8376.0
Theft6n/a153.51,356.41,594.6
Vehicle theft1n/a25.6126.5228.9
Property crime9n/a (estimate)2301,6662,200

Key findings

  • Broadway crime rates are 90% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Broadway are 93% lower than the national average
  • In Broadway you have a 1 in 391 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Broadway is safer than 94% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Broadway has decreased by 80%

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Compare Broadway, VA Crime

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      Daily Crime In Broadway (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Broadway, VA per 100,000 people. In Broadway, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 7.29 times less than the Virginia average and 10.08 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Broadway is 7.82 times less than the Virginia average and 14.87 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Broadway has a daily crime rate that is 7.23 times less than the Virginia average and 9.55 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Broadway (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Virginia and all other cities across the US, is Broadway safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Broadway is safer than 94% of other cities in the state of Virginia. In addition, Broadway is safer than 94% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Virginia and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Broadway. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Broadway is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Broadway

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Broadway is 1 in 3909
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Broadway is 1 in 435
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Broadway is 1 in 391
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Broadway? If you reside in Broadway, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 3909. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 435 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Broadway, is 1 in 391.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Broadway is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Broadway has not changed and the rate of property crime in Broadway has decreased by 82%. The total crime rate in Broadway has decreased by 80% year to year.

      Broadway police department

      ItemBroadwayVirginiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)48,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.13.23.3
      There are a total of 4 Broadway police officers. This results in 1.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 66.8% less than the Virginia average and 67.2% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Virginia

      StateTotal offendersVirginia /100KNational /100K
      Virginia25,766352266
      There are a total of 25,766 sex offenders in Virginia. This yields a total of 352 sex offenders in Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 32% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      New Market, VA2,113134356490
      Belmont Estates, VA1,32956470527
      Dayton, VA1,633186372557
      Massanutten, VA2,39984696779
      Timberville, VA2,59175826902
      Edinburg, VA1,33797807904
      Massanetta Springs, VA5,11699826925
      Broadway, VA3,79526230256

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Holden Heights, FL3,7951921,1381,330
      Albia, IA3,7952641,1881,452
      Jackson, LA3,7954102,4962,906
      Lancaster, WI3,7963771,0491,426
      Smithton, IL3,79226209235
      Broadway, VA3,79526230256
      Source: The Broadway, VA 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.