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Violent crime NAT. AVG.
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2022 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2023; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMillry/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8n/a (estimate)1,8222,1482,324
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)228409370
Vehicle theft1n/a227.8202.3282.7
Property crime7n/a (estimate)1,5951,7391,954

An Overview of Crime Rates in Millry, AL

When we analyze the latest crime report, the Millry crime rate is 21.6% lower than the national average. These incidents are classified into two primary categories: violent and property crimes. Violent crimes include assault, robbery, rape and murder. Whereas property crimes encompass theft, vehicle theft and burglary. In the case of Millry, there were 1 reported violent crimes, equivalent to 228 per 100,000 individuals, 38.4% lower than the national average. Additionally, Millry recorded 7 property crimes, amounting to 1595 per 100,000 residents, 18.4% lower than the U.S. average.

In the latest reported crime year, Millry recorded zero homicides. This statistic potentially positions the city as a paragon of security, radiating a profound sense of safety for its residents. A low number of severe violent crimes instills a deep feeling of well-being among its community but also establishes a lofty benchmark for other locales aspiring to foster equally secure environments.

Is Millry a Safe Place to Live?

To determine if Millry is a safe place to live, let's take a look at the overall crime rate of the area, as well as the number of daily crimes. Millry has a total crime rate that is 22% lower than the national average per 100,000 residents. This results in a total of 0.02 daily crimes (0 violent daily crimes and 0.02 daily property crimes) in Millry.

Potential Causes for Crime in Millry

The economic well-being of a city's residents plays a significant role in crime rates. High poverty rates and income inequality can lead to increased crime stats as individuals may resort to illegal activities to meet their basic needs. While lower rates could lead to a lower Millry crime rate. The poverty level in Millry is 14.3%, while the national average is 15.1%.

If employment opportunities are limited or if many jobs offer low wages, it can lead to higher rates of unemployment and underemployment, which could lead to an increase in Millry crime rates. Areas where individuals struggle with unemployment or low wages, may be more susceptible to an increase in criminal activities as a result of financial insecurity. While lower rates of unemployment or a surplus of job opportunities could lead to a decrease in crime as their basic needs are being met. Millry has an unemployment rate of 1.7%, compared to a national average of 4.7%.

The median home price in Millry is $140,600, compared to the national average of $184,700. High housing costs can lead to financial stress for residents. When individuals struggle to make ends meet due to expensive housing, they may be more inclined to engage in criminal activities to address their financial difficulties, such as theft or fraud. Communities with stable housing environments tend to foster stronger social bonds and community engagement. This can lead to increased vigilance and cooperation among residents, which can deter criminal behavior.

Millry crime map

The Millry crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Millry as reported by the local law enforcement agencies. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Millry crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level. Please note that the red areas on the Millry crime map does not always indicate that it is a dangerous area for its residents. Areas on the heat map could be inflated if they are located in high traffic areas like airports, sports centers or large parks. Other areas on the heat map could see increased crime rates if they are located in major tourist areas like the downtown core.
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Crime Quick Facts

  • Millry crime rates are 22% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Millry are 38% lower than the national average
  • In Millry you have a 1 in 55 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Millry is safer than 46% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Millry has decreased by 43%

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        Daily Crime In Millry (per 100,000 people)

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        Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Millry

        The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Millry is 1 in 440
        The chance of being a victim of property crime in Millry is 1 in 63
        The chance of being a victim of crime in Millry is 1 in 55

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

        Millry police department

        Item Millry Alabama National
        Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)49,968558,732
        Police officers & civilians /1000 residents7.44.13.3
        There are a total of 4 Millry police officers. This results in 7.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 82.1% greater than the Alabama average and 127.4% greater than the National average.

        Sex offenders in Alabama

        State Total offenders Alabama /100K National /100K
        There are a total of 10,698 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 231 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

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        Millry, AL7712281,5951,822

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        Source: The Millry, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2022. 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.