Center Point, AL
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Center Point, AL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

With a crime rate of 47 per one thousand residents, Center Point has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 21. Within Alabama, more than 83% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Center Point.

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

For Center Point, 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 Center Point is one in 110.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Center Point is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Center Point, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 26, which is a rate of 38 per one thousand population.

Center Point Crime Data

 

Crime Index

7

(100 is safest)


Safer than 7% of U.S. Cities

Center Point Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

152

638

790

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

9.13

38.31

47.43

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Center Point 9.13
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 110

in Center Point

1 in 212

in Alabama

Center Point VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 16,655
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Center Point 38.31
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 26

in Center Point

1 in 34

in Alabama

Center Point Property CRIMES

Population: 16,655
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Center Point Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Center Point 129
Alabama 15