Reported Annual Crime In Carthage

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCarthage/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime74n/a (estimate)3,2413,5922,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCarthage/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.85.3
Rape0n/a0.043.741.7
Robbery1n/a43.8117.198.0
Assault6n/a262.8482.9248.9
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)307652383
Burglary10n/a438.0576.5430.4
Theft56n/a2,452.92,088.31,694.4
Vehicle theft1n/a43.8275.8237.4
Property crime67n/a (estimate)2,9352,9412,362

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The Carthage crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Carthage 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 Carthage crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Carthage is 18% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.88 daily crimes that occur in Carthage.
  • Carthage is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Carthage you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Carthage has increased by 40%.

Compare Carthage, TN Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Carthage (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Carthage

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Carthage is 1 in 327
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Carthage is 1 in 35
The chance of being a victim of crime in Carthage is 1 in 31

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

Carthage police department

ItemCarthageTennesseeNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1111,551558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.73.63.3
There are a total of 11 Carthage police officers. This results in 4.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 32.4% greater than the Tennessee average and 45.6% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Tennessee

StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
Tennessee20,539344222
There are a total of 20,539 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 344 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Watertown, TN1,4124551,3661,822
Gordonsville, TN1,534831,8201,902
Alexandria, TN1,10602,1562,156
South Carthage, TN1,3382972,3742,671
Hartsville (Trousdale County) , TN7,9706352,8633,498
Carthage, TN2,1863072,9353,241

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
New Haven, MO2,186481,8181,866
Lake Butler city, FL2,1852371,4581,695
Eastpoint, FL2,1852111,2991,510
Hughesville, MD2,187134595729
Sac City, IA2,1851441,1981,342
Carthage, TN2,1863072,9353,241
Source: The Carthage, TN 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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