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Total crime 39%
Violent crime 8%
Property crime 46%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSouth Carthage/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime20n/a (estimate)1,4203,1662,346
Murder0n/a0.09.66.5
Rape0n/a0.038.938.4
Robbery1n/a71.081.073.9
Assault4n/a284.1543.2279.7
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)355673388
Burglary4n/a284.1384.5314.2
Theft7n/a497.21,802.01,398.0
Vehicle theft4n/a284.1306.4246.0
Property crime15n/a (estimate)1,0652,4931,958

Key findings

  • South Carthage crime rates are 39% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in South Carthage are 8% lower than the national average
  • In South Carthage you have a 1 in 71 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • South Carthage is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in South Carthage has decreased by 40%

South Carthage crime map

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      Daily Crime In South Carthage (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in South Carthage

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in South Carthage is 1 in 282
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in South Carthage is 1 in 94
      The chance of being a victim of crime in South Carthage is 1 in 71

      Year Over Year Crime In South Carthage (per 100,000 people)

      South Carthage police department

      ItemSouth CarthageTennesseeNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)411,551558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.03.63.3
      There are a total of 4 South Carthage police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 16% less than the Tennessee average and 7.6% less 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Watertown, TN1,412000
      Gordonsville, TN1,5340881881
      Alexandria, TN1,1063936881,082
      Carthage, TN2,1862991,7072,006
      Hartsville (Trousdale County) , TN7,9706552,4273,082
      South Carthage, TN1,3383551,0651,420

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Darmstadt, IN1,33850250301
      Okarche, OK1,3380893893
      Powells Crossroads, TN1,3382731,0111,284
      State Center, IA1,337127712839
      Cambria, IL1,33778390468
      South Carthage, TN1,3383551,0651,420
      Source: The South Carthage, TN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.