Reported Annual Crime In Buena Vista

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBuena Vista/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,504 (estimate)2,0012,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBuena Vista/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.35.3
Rapen/an/an/a33.841.7
Robberyn/an/an/a51.198.0
Assaultn/an/an/a117.9248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)260 (estimate)208383
Burglaryn/an/an/a218.0430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,454.71,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a120.1237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,244 (estimate)1,7932,362

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Buena Vista is 9% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.86 daily crimes that occur in Buena Vista.
  • Buena Vista is safer than 42% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Buena Vista you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Buena Vista has increased by 250%.

Compare Buena Vista, VA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Buena Vista (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Buena Vista (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Buena Vista

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Buena Vista is 1 in 385
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Buena Vista is 1 in 45
The chance of being a victim of crime in Buena Vista is 1 in 40

Year Over Year Crime In Buena Vista (per 100,000 people)

Buena Vista police department

ItemBuena VistaVirginiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)158,827558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.23.23.3
There are a total of 15 Buena Vista police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 30.5% less than the Virginia average and 31.2% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Virginia

StateTotal offendersVirginia /100KNational /100K
Virginia18,938258222
There are a total of 18,938 sex offenders in Virginia. This yields a total of 258 sex offenders in Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 16% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Glasgow, VA1,221000
Lexington, VA7,036128569697
East Lexington, VA1,13089765854
Big Island, VA2462982,5662,864
Buena Vista, VA6,6102602,2442,504

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Barnesville, GA6,6113584,3164,674
Horseheads, NY6,6084061,7232,130
Tecumseh, OK6,6142093,0303,239
Orange Lake, NY6,6152941,2461,540
Valley City, ND6,6151682,3032,470
Buena Vista, VA6,6102602,2442,504
Source: The Buena Vista, VA 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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