Center Point, AL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate of 39 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 26. Within Alabama, more than 75% 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 100.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Center Point's rate for property crime is 29 per one thousand population. This makes Center Point 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 Center Point is one in 35.

Center Point Crime Data

 

Crime Index

8

(100 is safest)


Safer than 8% of U.S. Cities

Center Point Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

161

463

624

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

9.99

28.74

38.73

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
9.99
5.11
National Median: 4
    Center Point
    Alabama

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 100

in Center Point

1 in 196

in Alabama

Center Point VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 16,110
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
28.74
26.74
National Median: 21
    Center Point
    Alabama

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 35

in Center Point

1 in 37

in Alabama

Center Point Property CRIMES

Population: 16,110
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Center Point Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
102
14
National Median: 28.3
    Center Point
    Alabama