Reported Annual Crime In Morgan City

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMorgan City/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,261 (estimate)2,6372,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMorgan City/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a18.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a53.486.2
Assaultn/an/an/a157.2246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)378 (estimate)234381
Burglaryn/an/an/a697.8376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,561.21,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a144.0228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,883 (estimate)2,4032,200

Morgan City crime map

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Morgan City is 65% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.68 daily crimes that occur in Morgan City.
  • Morgan City is safer than 15% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Morgan City you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Morgan City has decreased by 14%.

Compare Morgan City, MS Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Morgan City (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Morgan City (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Morgan City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Morgan City is 1 in 265
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Morgan City is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Morgan City is 1 in 24

      Year Over Year Crime In Morgan City (per 100,000 people)

      Morgan City police department

      ItemMorgan CityMississippiNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a4,806558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.83.3

      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.

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      Isola, MS1,0121121,1511,263
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      Moorhead, MS1,8511251,2861,411
      Tchula, MS1,8331301,3361,466
      Greenwood, MS14,7802642,7072,971
      Morgan City, MS2843783,8834,261

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      Darling, MS2843533,6253,978
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      Macdona, TX2845693,2793,849
      Morgan City, MS2843783,8834,261
      Source: The Morgan City, MS 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.