Reported Annual Crime In Germantown

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGermantown/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime522n/a (estimate)1,3363,5922,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGermantown/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.85.3
Rape1n/a2.643.741.7
Robbery10n/a25.6117.198.0
Assault20n/a51.2482.9248.9
Violent crime31n/a (estimate)79652383
Burglary59n/a150.9576.5430.4
Theft405n/a1,036.22,088.31,694.4
Vehicle theft27n/a69.1275.8237.4
Property crime491n/a (estimate)1,2562,9412,362

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A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Germantown, TN 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 Germantown, TN. 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 Germantown, TN averages 63% lower than the rest of Tennessee while the rate of crime on a national scale is 51% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Germantown, TN is 88% lower than the average rate of crime in Tennessee and 79% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 57% lower than the remainder of the state of Tennessee and 47% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Germantown, TN area.
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The Germantown crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Germantown 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 Germantown crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Germantown is 51% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.66 daily crimes that occur in Germantown.
  • Germantown is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Germantown you have a 1 in 75 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Germantown has decreased by 6%.

Compare Germantown, TN Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Germantown (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Germantown, TN per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Tennessee as well as national figures. In Germantown, TN the total number of daily crimes is 2.69 times less than the Tennessee average and 2.06 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Germantown, TN are 8.21 times less than the Tennessee average and 4.83 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Germantown, TN has a daily crime rate that is 2.34 times less than the Tennessee average and 1.88 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Germantown (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Germantown, TN in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Tennessee as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Germantown, TN to other cities in the state and across the country, Germantown, TN is 85% safer than other cities of Tennessee and 76% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Tennessee cities and all around the United States, Germantown, TN has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Germantown, TN crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Germantown

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Germantown is 1 in 1261
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Germantown is 1 in 80
The chance of being a victim of crime in Germantown is 1 in 75
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Germantown, TN? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Germantown, TN, then there is a 1 in 1261 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 80. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 75 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Germantown, TN.

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

The year over year crime rate for Germantown, TN is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Germantown, TN has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 23% in Germantown, TN, while property crimes in Germantown, TN have decreased by 4%. Crimes in total for Germantown, TN have decreased by 6% year over year.

Germantown police department

ItemGermantownTennesseeNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)11211,551558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.83.63.3
There are a total of 112 Germantown police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.7% less than the Tennessee average and 12.8% less 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
Bridgetown, MS2,04545429474
Rossville, TN701236472708
Oakland, TN7,270114761875
Byhalia, MS1,8611171,1221,239
Lakeland, TN12,5412481,1201,369
Piperton, TN1,70301,4491,449
Olive Branch, MS35,5081671,5961,763
Germantown, TN39,213791,2561,336

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Winter Garden, FL39,2193372,6012,938
Kendall West, FL39,2194742,9193,393
Woburn, MA39,2201591,0911,250
Cape Girardeau, MO39,2005873,8184,405
Greenacres, FL39,1903932,3702,764
Germantown, TN39,213791,2561,336
Source: The Germantown, 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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