Attalla, AL
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The crime rate in Attalla is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 38 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 Attalla is 1 in 27. Based on FBI crime data, Attalla is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Alabama, Attalla has a crime rate that is higher than 74% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Attalla'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 Attalla is one in 737.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Attalla's rate for property crime is 36 per one thousand population. This makes Attalla 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 Attalla is one in 28.

Attalla Crime Data

 

Crime Index

13

(100 is safest)


Safer than 13% of U.S. Cities

Attalla Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

214

222

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.36

36.28

37.63

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Attalla 1.36
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 737

in Attalla

1 in 212

in Alabama

Attalla VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,899
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.36

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
Attalla 36.28
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Attalla

1 in 34

in Alabama

Attalla Property CRIMES

Population: 5,899
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 39 174 1
Rate per 1,000 6.61 29.50 0.17

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

Attalla Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Attalla 32
Alabama 15

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