Hazel Green, AL
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Hazel Green, 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 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

The crime rate in Hazel Green is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 25 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 Hazel Green is 1 in 40. Based on FBI crime data, Hazel Green is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Alabama, Hazel Green has a crime rate that is higher than 57% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Hazel Green occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Hazel Green; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 236. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Hazel Green's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Hazel Green 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 Hazel Green is one in 48.

Hazel Green Crime Data

 

Crime Index

26

(100 is safest)


Safer than 26% of U.S. Cities

Hazel Green Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

78

94

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.24

20.68

24.92

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Hazel Green 4.24
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 236

in Hazel Green

1 in 212

in Alabama

Hazel Green VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,772
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
Hazel Green 20.68
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 48

in Hazel Green

1 in 34

in Alabama

Hazel Green Property CRIMES

Population: 3,772
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

Hazel Green Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Hazel Green 9
Alabama 15

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