Atmore, AL
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The crime rate in Atmore is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 39 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 Atmore is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Atmore is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Alabama, Atmore has a crime rate that is higher than 76% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Atmore to other communities of similar population, then Atmore crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Atmore 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 Atmore 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 Atmore.

For Atmore, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Atmore is one in 144.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Atmore's rate for property crime is 32 per one thousand population. This makes Atmore 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 Atmore is one in 31.

Atmore Crime Data

 

Crime Index

11

(100 is safest)


Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Atmore Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

70

324

394

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.97

32.24

39.21

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Atmore 6.97
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 144

in Atmore

1 in 212

in Alabama

Atmore VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 10,049
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 9 56
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.50 0.90 5.57

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
Atmore 32.24
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 31

in Atmore

1 in 34

in Alabama

Atmore Property CRIMES

Population: 10,049
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 64 244 16
Rate per 1,000 6.37 24.28 1.59

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

Atmore Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Atmore 18
Alabama 15

Zip Codes in Atmore, AL