D-
Total crime 57%
Violent crime 8%
Property crime 66%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHickory/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,902 (estimate)2,6542,489
Murdern/an/an/a11.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a25.142.6
Robberyn/an/an/a57.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a184.6250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)409 (estimate)278379
Burglaryn/an/an/a627.0340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,555.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a193.1219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,493 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Hickory crime rates are 57% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Hickory are 8% higher than the national average
  • In Hickory you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Hickory is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Hickory has increased by 1%

Hickory crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Hickory crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Hickory 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 Hickory crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Hickory

See all the best places to live around Hickory

Compare Hickory, MS Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Hickory?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Hickory?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Hickory poll results

      Daily Crime In Hickory (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Hickory (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hickory

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hickory is 1 in 245
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hickory is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Hickory is 1 in 26

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

      Hickory police department

      ItemHickoryMississippiNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a4,806558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.83.3

      Sex offenders in Mississippi

      StateTotal offendersMississippi /100KNational /100K
      Mississippi11,060380266
      There are a total of 11,060 sex offenders in Mississippi. This yields a total of 380 sex offenders in Mississippi per 100,000 residents which is 43% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Nellieburg, MS1,35569587655
      Collinsville, MS1,82087739826
      Decatur, MS2,0871139671,080
      Stonewall, MS1,2501271,0871,214
      Conehatta, MS1,1481501,2861,437
      Newton, MS3,3461711,4591,630
      Enterprise, MS5863132,6762,989
      Hickory, MS5894093,4933,902

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Foots Creek, OR5892562,4612,717
      Timber Lake, SD5896052,6843,289
      Hot Springs, NC5894773,0203,497
      Taconite, MN5893262,8743,200
      Yukon, PA5893581,6432,001
      Hickory, MS5894093,4933,902
      Source: The Hickory, MS 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.