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Total crime 10%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 7%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsThe Northwood/100k peopleJackson/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8,6402,116 (estimate)5,2912,3932,346
Murder76n/a46.510.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a38.738.4
Robbery478n/a292.747.873.9
Assault675n/a413.4194.0279.7
Violent crime1,229301 (estimate)753291388
Burglary1,806n/a1,106.0488.3314.2
Theft4,693n/a2,873.91,408.31,398.0
Vehicle theft912n/a558.5205.0246.0
Property crime7,4111,815 (estimate)4,5382,1021,958

Key findings

  • The Northwood crime rates are 10% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in The Northwood are 22% lower than the national average
  • In The Northwood you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • The Northwood is safer than 78% of the cities in Mississippi
  • Year over year crime in Jackson has not changed

The Northwood crime map

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      Daily Crime In The Northwood (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in The Northwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in The Northwood is 1 in 333
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in The Northwood is 1 in 56
      The chance of being a victim of crime in The Northwood is 1 in 48

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

      Jackson police department

      ItemThe NorthwoodJacksonMississippi
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a7464,806
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.8

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Florence, MS4,313220220441
      Cleary, MS1,10091658749
      Brandon, MS23,18698729827
      Flora, MS2,058112809922
      Raymond, MS1,8971248931,016
      Madison, MS25,473391,0401,079
      Robinhood, MS1,4361461,0521,198
      Jackson, MS172,0397534,5385,291

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Santa Rosa, CA173,1655161,6042,120
      Rancho Cucamonga, CA173,3093081,8252,133
      Oceanside, CA173,8294061,8012,206
      Cape Coral, FL170,0631281,0681,195
      Vancouver, WA169,9824743,5984,073
      Jackson, MS172,0397534,5385,291
      Source: The The Northwood, Jackson, MS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.