The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Margaret, AL. The total number of reported crimes in Margaret, AL is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Margaret, AL crime rate is 77% lower than the Alabama average and is 70% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Margaret, AL has a violent crime rate that is 75% lower than the Alabama average and 66% lower than the national average. For property crime, Margaret, AL is 77% lower than the Alabama average and 71% lower than the national average.
The Margaret crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Margaret 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 Margaret crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Margaret is 70% lower than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 2.23 daily crimes that occur in Margaret.
Margaret is safer than 90% of the cities in the United States.
In Margaret you have a 1 in 123 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Margaret has increased by 32%.
The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Margaret, AL on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Alabama. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Margaret, AL (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Alabama state wide, are 4.28 times less than the state average and 3.37 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Margaret, AL on a daily bases are 4.08 times less than than Alabama average and 2.98 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Margaret, AL are 4.31 times less than the daily state average and 3.45 times less than the daily national numbers.
How Safe is Margaret (higher is better)
Many people wonder how safe they are in Margaret, AL in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Alabama as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Margaret, AL to other cities in the state and across the country, Margaret, AL is 99% safer than other cities of Alabama and 90% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Alabama cities and all around the United States, Margaret, AL has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Margaret, AL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Margaret
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Margaret is 1 in 778
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Margaret is 1 in 146
The chance of being a victim of crime in Margaret is 1 in 123
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Margaret, AL? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Margaret, AL, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 778. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 146 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Margaret, AL is 1 in 123.
Year Over Year Crime In Margaret (per 100,000 people)
An ideal indicator of whether Margaret, AL is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Margaret, AL has increased by 17% and the rate of property crime in Margaret, AL has increased by 35%. The total crime rate in Margaret, AL has increased by 32% year to year.
Margaret police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 2 Margaret police officers. This results in 0.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 89% less than the Alabama average and 86.3% less than the National average.
Sex offenders in Alabama
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.
Source: The Margaret, AL 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.