Reported Annual Crime In Fountain Inn

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFountain Inn/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime175n/a (estimate)2,0713,7462,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFountain Inn/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.45.3
Rape2n/a23.748.140.4
Robbery3n/a35.581.3102.8
Assault11n/a130.2365.0248.5
Violent crime16n/a (estimate)189502386
Burglary20n/a236.7664.7468.9
Theft126n/a1,491.12,298.51,745.0
Vehicle theft13n/a153.8280.6236.9
Property crime159n/a (estimate)1,8823,2442,451
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Fountain Inn, SC is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Fountain Inn, SC. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Fountain Inn, SC averages 45% lower than the rest of South Carolina while the rate of crime on a national scale is 27% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Fountain Inn, SC is 62% lower than the average rate of crime in South Carolina and 51% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 42% lower than the remainder of the state of South Carolina and 23% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Fountain Inn, SC area.
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Fountain Inn crime map

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

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Fountain Inn is 27% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.67 daily crimes that occur in Fountain Inn.
  • Fountain Inn is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Fountain Inn you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Fountain Inn has decreased by 6%.

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Daily Crime In Fountain Inn (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Fountain Inn, SC for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for South Carolina as well as those across America as a whole. The Fountain Inn, SC total amount of daily offenses is 1.81 times less than the South Carolina average and 1.37 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Fountain Inn, SC is 2.65 times less than the South Carolina average, and it is 2.04 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Fountain Inn, SC has a daily crime figure that is 1.72 times less than the South Carolina average and 1.30 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Fountain Inn (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Fountain Inn, SC in comparison to other notable cities in the state of South Carolina as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Fountain Inn, SC to other cities in the state and across the country, Fountain Inn, SC is 80% safer than other cities of South Carolina and 54% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in South Carolina cities and all around the United States, Fountain Inn, SC has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Fountain Inn, SC crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fountain Inn

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fountain Inn is 1 in 529
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fountain Inn is 1 in 54
The chance of being a victim of crime in Fountain Inn is 1 in 49
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Fountain Inn, SC? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Fountain Inn, SC your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 529. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 54 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Fountain Inn, SC is 1 in 49.

Year Over Year Crime In Fountain Inn (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Fountain Inn, SC is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Fountain Inn, SC has decreased by 40%, while the property crime rate in Fountain Inn, SC has not changed year over year. Summing up the numbers, Fountain Inn, SC has decreased by 6% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Fountain Inn police department

ItemFountain InnSouth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)305,812558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.75.13.3
There are a total of 30 Fountain Inn police officers. This results in 3.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.1% less than the South Carolina average and 15.2% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in South Carolina

StateTotal offendersSouth Carolina /100KNational /100K
South Carolina12,678314222
There are a total of 12,678 sex offenders in South Carolina. This yields a total of 314 sex offenders in South Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 41% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Roebuck, SC2,5462041,3191,523
Five Forks, SC16,9292051,3241,528
Pelzer, SC1,2252541,6401,893
City View, SC1,6842731,7622,034
Watts Mills, SC1,8342771,7932,070
Golden Grove, SC3,1182811,8162,097
Mauldin, SC24,7232111,9852,197
Fountain Inn, SC8,0441891,8822,071

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Campbell, OH8,04050517567
Grand Blanc, MI8,0391391,0711,209
Ludington, MI8,0514351,9002,334
Rayne, LA8,0514862,9393,424
Mammoth Lakes, CA8,0352661,3811,647
Fountain Inn, SC8,0441891,8822,071
Source: The Fountain Inn, SC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.