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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 3%
Property crime 3%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRainsville/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,428 (estimate)3,1852,489
Murdern/an/an/a7.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a42.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a80.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a381.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)390 (estimate)511379
Burglaryn/an/an/a531.9340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,886.11,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a256.5219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,038 (estimate)2,6742,110

Key findings

  • Rainsville crime rates are 2% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rainsville are 3% higher than the national average
  • In Rainsville you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rainsville is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Rainsville has decreased by 5%

Rainsville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Rainsville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rainsville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rainsville is 1 in 257
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rainsville is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Rainsville is 1 in 42

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

      Rainsville police department

      ItemRainsvilleAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)169,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.24.13.3
      There are a total of 16 Rainsville police officers. This results in 3.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 21% less than the Alabama average and 1.3% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Alabama

      StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
      Alabama10,698231266
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lookout Mountain, AL1,5132061,0801,287
      Powell, AL1,1272361,2331,468
      Sylvania, AL2,4082431,2701,512
      Henagar, AL2,280421,4871,529
      Crossville, AL2,1612551,3331,588
      Mentone, AL3832791,4611,740
      Hammondville, AL6034172,1802,597
      Rainsville, AL4,9863902,0382,428

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hazardville, CT4,9861511,1691,320
      Penns Grove, NJ4,9851,0753,2454,319
      San Leon, TX4,9873251,8552,180
      Blaine, WA4,9881711,5641,735
      Burbank CDP, CA4,9842271,1991,426
      Rainsville, AL4,9863902,0382,428
      Source: The Rainsville, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.