Albertville, AL
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The crime rate in Albertville is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 35 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Albertville is 1 in 29. Based on FBI crime data, Albertville is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Alabama, Albertville has a crime rate that is higher than 70% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Albertville to other communities of similar population, then Albertville crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Albertville does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Albertville does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Albertville.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Albertville's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Albertville is one in 715.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Albertville's rate for property crime is 34 per one thousand population. This makes Albertville a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Albertville is one in 30.

Importantly, we found that Albertville has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Albertville is one in 335.

Albertville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

14

(100 is safest)


Safer than 14% of U.S. Cities

Albertville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

30

723

753

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.40

33.69

35.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Albertville 1.40
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 715

in Albertville

1 in 212

in Alabama

Albertville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 21,462
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 7 16
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.33 0.33 0.75

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Albertville 33.69
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 30

in Albertville

1 in 34

in Alabama

Albertville Property CRIMES

Population: 21,462
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 197 462 64
Rate per 1,000 9.18 21.53 2.98

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Albertville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Albertville 28
Alabama 15