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Total crime 67%
Violent crime 98%
Property crime 62%
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 peopleDemopolis/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime292n/a (estimate)4,3133,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.07.85.0
Rape4n/a59.140.842.6
Robbery2n/a29.583.486.2
Assault45n/a664.7387.6246.8
Violent crime51n/a (estimate)753520381
Burglary55n/a812.4590.1376.0
Theft175n/a2,584.91,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theft11n/a162.5268.3228.9
Property crime241n/a (estimate)3,5602,8172,200

Key findings

  • Demopolis crime rates are 67% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Demopolis are 98% higher than the national average
  • In Demopolis you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Demopolis is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Demopolis has increased by 61%

Demopolis crime map

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The Demopolis crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Demopolis as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Demopolis crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Demopolis (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Demopolis, Alabama is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Demopolis are 1.29 times more than the Alabama average and 1.67 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Demopolis are 1.45 times more than than Alabama and 1.98 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Demopolis are 1.26 times more than than Alabama and 1.62 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Demopolis (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Alabama and all other cities across the US, is Demopolis safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Demopolis is safer than 22% of other cities in the state of Alabama. In addition, Demopolis is safer than 6% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Alabama and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Demopolis. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Demopolis is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Demopolis

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Demopolis is 1 in 133
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Demopolis is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Demopolis is 1 in 24
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Demopolis? If you reside in Demopolis, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 133. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 29 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 Demopolis, is 1 in 24.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Demopolis is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Demopolis has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 31% in Demopolis, while property crimes in Demopolis have increased by 69%. Total crime has increased by 61% year over year.

      Demopolis police department

      ItemDemopolisAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)299,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.94.13.3
      There are a total of 29 Demopolis police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 3.4% less than the Alabama average and 20.6% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Alabama

      StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
      Alabama10,698231266
      There are a total of 10,698 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 231 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Linden, AL2,2922371,2821,519
      Greensboro, AL2,4822581,3961,654
      Faunsdale, AL467023,8054,507
      Forkland, AL7298194,4375,256
      Demopolis, AL7,1677533,5604,313

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Glenolden, PA7,1671542,0522,206
      Fabens, TX7,1685353,0793,614
      Heber Springs, AR7,1692602,8723,132
      Acton, CA7,1702971,5811,878
      Woodlake, VA7,1721491,2381,387
      Demopolis, AL7,1677533,5604,313
      Source: The Demopolis, AL 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.