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Total crime 59%
Violent crime 61%
Property crime 58%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleStem/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)967 (estimate)2,6462,346
Murdern/an/an/a8.06.5
Rapen/an/an/a27.638.4
Robberyn/an/an/a69.273.9
Assaultn/an/an/a314.5279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)153 (estimate)419388
Burglaryn/an/an/a471.2314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,561.71,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a193.6246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)813 (estimate)2,2271,958

Key findings

  • Stem crime rates are 59% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Stem are 61% lower than the national average
  • In Stem you have a 1 in 104 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Stem is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Stem has decreased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Stem (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Stem

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Stem is 1 in 654
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Stem is 1 in 123
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Stem is 1 in 104

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

      Stem police department

      ItemStemNorth CarolinaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a14,511558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.83.3

      Sex offenders in North Carolina

      StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
      North Carolina26,293320266
      There are a total of 26,293 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 320 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 20% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rougemont, NC8071769351,111
      Franklinton, NC2,2532281,2091,437
      Creedmoor, NC4,3532781,6281,906
      Butner, NC7,6923041,9152,219
      Youngsville, NC1,4572142,1402,354
      Gorman, NC9414992,6523,151
      Oxford, NC8,7071,0192,4183,436
      Stem, NC1,023153813967

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Vienna, NJ1,02373432505
      Autaugaville, AL1,0232311,0861,317
      Calmar, IA1,023125699824
      Avonmore, PA1,023189795983
      Philadelphia, TN1,0233361,2461,583
      Stem, NC1,023153813967
      Source: The Stem, NC 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.