A+
Total crime 47%
Violent crime 77%
Property crime 42%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleVersailles/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime351n/a (estimate)1,3182,1152,489
Murder0n/a0.04.95.0
Rape10n/a37.635.242.6
Robbery4n/a15.048.481.6
Assault9n/a33.8128.6250.2
Violent crime23n/a (estimate)86217379
Burglary61n/a229.1345.7340.5
Theft245n/a920.21,323.51,549.5
Vehicle theft22n/a82.6228.2219.9
Property crime328n/a (estimate)1,2321,8972,110

Key findings

  • Versailles crime rates are 47% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Versailles are 77% lower than the national average
  • In Versailles you have a 1 in 76 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Versailles is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Versailles has decreased by 16%

Versailles crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Versailles crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Versailles 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 Versailles crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Versailles

See all the best places to live around Versailles

Compare Versailles, KY Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Versailles?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Versailles?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Versailles poll results

      Daily Crime In Versailles (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Versailles on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Kentucky and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Versailles (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Kentucky, are 1.60 times less than the state average and 1.89 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Versailles on a daily basis are 2.51 times less than than Kentucky average and 4.39 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Versailles are 1.54 times less than the daily state average and 1.71 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Versailles (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Versailles in comparison to other Kentucky communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Versailles safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Versailles being safer than 46% of cities in Kentucky and 70% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Kentucky cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Versailles. In conclusion, Versailles ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Versailles

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Versailles is 1 in 1158
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Versailles is 1 in 82
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Versailles is 1 in 76
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Versailles? In Versailles, you have a 1 in 1158 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 82. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Versailles, KY is 1 in 76.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Versailles, KY is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Versailles has decreased by 16%, while the property crime rate in Versailles has decreased by 16% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Versailles has decreased by 16% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Versailles police department

      ItemVersaillesKentuckyNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)435,359558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.02.83.3
      There are a total of 43 Versailles police officers. This results in 5.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 79.5% greater than the Kentucky average and 53.9% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Kentucky

      StateTotal offendersKentucky /100KNational /100K
      Kentucky9,099222266
      There are a total of 9,099 sex offenders in Kentucky. This yields a total of 222 sex offenders in Kentucky per 100,000 residents which is 17% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Midway, KY1,68165566631
      Lawrenceburg, KY11,081351,0661,101
      Wilmore, KY6,18101,1711,171
      High Bridge, KY2642111,8482,059
      Nicholasville, KY29,2491512,4302,581
      Salvisa, KY4812762,4152,692
      Georgetown, KY31,7081172,8462,962
      Versailles, KY9,091861,2321,318

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Triangle, VA9,0921271,0051,132
      New Baltimore, VA9,09779624703
      Independence, KS9,0849894,6965,684
      Saline, MI9,08264657721
      Rock Falls, IL9,10480903984
      Versailles, KY9,091861,2321,318
      Source: The Versailles, KY 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.