Total crime 40%
Violent crime 149%
Property crime 18%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsMarlwood/100k peopleCharlotte/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime39,0683,282 (estimate)4,0772,6462,346
Violent crime8,015966 (estimate)836419388
Vehicle theft2,984n/a311.4193.6246.0
Property crime31,0532,316 (estimate)3,2402,2271,958

Key findings

  • Marlwood crime rates are 40% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Marlwood are 149% higher than the national average
  • In Marlwood you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Marlwood is safer than 55% of the cities in North Carolina
  • Year over year crime in Charlotte has decreased by 13%

Marlwood crime map

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      Daily Crime In Marlwood (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Marlwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Marlwood is 1 in 104
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Marlwood is 1 in 44
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Marlwood is 1 in 31

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

      Charlotte police department

      ItemMarlwoodCharlotteNorth Carolina
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,12214,511
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/an/a4.8

      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
      Fairview, NC3,602132700832
      Marvin, NC6,056136724860
      Wesley Chapel, NC8,217147781928
      Weddington, NC10,2541608481,008
      Hemby Bridge, NC1,2641638651,028
      Lake Park, NC3,6781749221,096
      Fort Mill, SC13,1811349641,097
      Charlotte, NC808,8348363,2404,077

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fort Worth, TX815,9305412,7333,274
      Columbus, OH837,0385563,1303,686
      Indianapolis, IN846,6748713,5704,441
      San Francisco, CA850,2825444,3944,938
      Jacksonville, FL856,6166982,8713,569
      Charlotte, NC808,8348363,2404,077
      Source: The Marlwood, Charlotte, 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.