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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 61%
Property crime 36%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMcKenzie/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime84n/a (estimate)1,5583,4492,580
Murder0n/a0.07.45.0
Rape1n/a18.541.742.6
Robbery0n/a0.0106.286.2
Assault7n/a129.8468.5246.8
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)148624381
Burglary19n/a352.4489.4376.0
Theft56n/a1,038.62,034.11,594.6
Vehicle theft1n/a18.5301.9228.9
Property crime76n/a (estimate)1,4102,8252,200

Key findings

  • McKenzie crime rates are 40% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in McKenzie are 61% lower than the national average
  • In McKenzie you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • McKenzie is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in McKenzie has decreased by 24%

McKenzie crime map

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The McKenzie crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in McKenzie 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 McKenzie crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In McKenzie (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in McKenzie, TN per 100,000 people. In McKenzie, the total number of daily crimes is 2.21 times less than the Tennessee average and 1.66 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in McKenzie is 4.20 times less than the Tennessee average and 2.57 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, McKenzie has a daily crime rate that is 2.00 times less than the Tennessee average and 1.56 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is McKenzie (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of McKenzie to every other city in Tennessee, as well as the entirety of the United States, is McKenzie safe? The gauges above illustrate that McKenzie is safer than 71% of every city located within Tennessee along with 62% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Tennessee and in the United States as a whole. As a result, McKenzie, TN is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in McKenzie

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in McKenzie is 1 in 674
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in McKenzie is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of crime in McKenzie is 1 in 65
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In McKenzie, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 674. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 71 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in McKenzie is 1 in 65.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for McKenzie is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in McKenzie has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 36% in McKenzie, while property crimes in McKenzie have decreased by 22%. Total crime has decreased by 24% year over year.

      McKenzie police department

      ItemMcKenzieTennesseeNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2011,551558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.73.63.3
      There are a total of 20 McKenzie police officers. This results in 3.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 4.7% greater than the Tennessee average and 15.1% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Tennessee

      StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
      Tennessee24,578412266
      There are a total of 24,578 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 412 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
      Gleason, TN1,3271478791,026
      Trezevant, TN8041191,0731,192
      Dresden, TN2,8821381,1031,241
      Hollow Rock, TN66201,3351,335
      Bruceton, TN1,5241431,2831,426
      Huntingdon, TN3,959261,6811,707
      Henry, TN50501,8991,899
      McKenzie, TN5,6501481,4101,558

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Covington, VA5,650731,9592,032
      Creve Coeur, IL5,6534662,2312,697
      Fairview, NY5,6463651,5021,867
      Buckhannon, WV5,645733,1913,263
      Wyndmoor, PA5,655100485584
      McKenzie, TN5,6501481,4101,558
      Source: The McKenzie, TN 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.