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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 37%
Property crime 6%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCandor/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime17n/a (estimate)2,0862,6462,346
Murder0n/a0.08.06.5
Rape0n/a0.027.638.4
Robbery2n/a245.469.273.9
Assault0n/a0.0314.5279.7
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)245419388
Burglary4n/a490.8471.2314.2
Theft11n/a1,349.71,561.71,398.0
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0193.6246.0
Property crime15n/a (estimate)1,8402,2271,958

Key findings

  • Candor crime rates are 11% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Candor are 37% lower than the national average
  • In Candor you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Candor is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Candor has decreased by 48%

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      Daily Crime In Candor (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Candor

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Candor is 1 in 408
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Candor is 1 in 55
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Candor is 1 in 48

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

      Candor police department

      ItemCandorNorth CarolinaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)514,511558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.94.83.3
      There are a total of 5 Candor police officers. This results in 5.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23.9% greater than the North Carolina average and 82% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in North Carolina

      StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
      North Carolina26,293320266
      There are a total of 26,293 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 320 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 20% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Foxfire, NC1,10279422501
      Seven Lakes, NC4,727110586697
      Pinehurst, NC15,522113790903
      Pinebluff, NC1,284661,2541,320
      Robbins, NC1,3562251,1971,423
      Star, NC7512362,0092,246
      Taylortown, NC1,0424613,1143,576
      Candor, NC8862451,8402,086

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      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mountain Mesa, CA8866863,3204,006
      Colo, IA8863571,9912,348
      Gladbrook, IA8863702,0672,437
      Marion, MT8864532,0452,498
      Mapleton, ND8863722,4002,771
      Candor, NC8862451,8402,086
      Source: The Candor, NC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.