Reported Annual Crime In Homewood

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHomewood/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,058n/a (estimate)4,0973,4802,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHomewood/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a7.78.45.3
Rape12n/a46.539.440.4
Robbery38n/a147.296.4102.8
Assault32n/a123.9388.2248.5
Violent crime84n/a (estimate)325532386
Burglary137n/a530.5700.5468.9
Theft772n/a2,989.62,006.31,745.0
Vehicle theft65n/a251.7241.1236.9
Property crime974n/a (estimate)3,7722,9482,451
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Homewood, AL. These figures on reported criminal activity in Homewood, AL, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Homewood, AL is 18% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Alabama, and when compared with the national average, is 44% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Homewood, AL has 39% lower than violent crime rate than Alabama average, while remaining 16% lower than the national average. In property crime, Homewood, AL is 28% higher than the average of Alabama and is 54% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Homewood is 44% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.22 daily crimes that occur in Homewood.
  • Homewood is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Homewood you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Homewood has increased by 175%.

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Daily Crime In Homewood (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Homewood, AL for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Alabama as well as those across America as a whole. The Homewood, AL total amount of daily offenses is 1.18 times more than the Alabama average and 1.44 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Homewood, AL is 1.64 times less than the Alabama average, and it is 1.19 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Homewood, AL has a daily crime figure that is 1.28 times more than the Alabama average and 1.54 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Homewood (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Homewood, AL compared to every other city in Alabama as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Homewood, AL ranks safer than 54% of every city located within Alabama along with 25% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Alabama and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Homewood, AL. As a result, Homewood, AL is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Homewood

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Homewood is 1 in 308
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Homewood is 1 in 27
The chance of being a victim of crime in Homewood is 1 in 25
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Homewood, AL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Homewood, AL you have a 1 in 308 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Homewood, AL.

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

The year over year crime rate for Homewood, AL is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Homewood, AL 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 increased by 59% in Homewood, AL, while property crimes in Homewood, AL have increased by 193%. Crimes in total for Homewood, AL have increased by 175% year over year.

Homewood police department

ItemHomewoodAlabamaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1059,968558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.24.13.3
There are a total of 105 Homewood police officers. This results in 4.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2.3% greater than the Alabama average and 27.7% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Alabama

StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
Alabama11,372245222
There are a total of 11,372 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 245 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 10% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hoover, AL84,100121332453
Shoal Creek, AL1,44875414488
Indian Springs Village, AL2,52983462546
Helena, AL17,630135621756
Highland Lakes, AL4,860138766904
Sylvan Springs, AL1,7531679231,090
Concord, AL1,8371699371,106
Homewood, AL25,6523253,7724,097

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Lebanon, PA25,6542352,4232,658
Temple Terrace, FL25,6543732,9193,292
Harvey, IL25,6257413,4844,225
Troy, OH25,684852,8122,898
Soledad, CA25,6163068551,161
Homewood, AL25,6523253,7724,097
Source: The Homewood, AL 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.