Red Bay, AL
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The crime rate in Red Bay 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 Red Bay is 1 in 40. Based on FBI crime data, Red Bay is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Alabama, Red Bay has a crime rate that is higher than 58% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Red Bay's violent crime rate is 2 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 Red Bay is one in 626.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Red Bay's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Red Bay 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 Red Bay is one in 42.

Red Bay Crime Data

 
Crime Index

26

(100 is safest)


Safer than 26% of U.S. Cities

Red Bay Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

74

79

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.60

23.63

25.23

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Red Bay 1.60
Alabama 4.72
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 626

in Red Bay

1 in 212

in Alabama
Red Bay VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,131
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 1 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.64 0.32 0.64
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
Red Bay 23.63
Alabama 29.79
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Red Bay

1 in 34

in Alabama
Red Bay Property CRIMES
Population: 3,131
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 56 6
Rate per 1,000 3.83 17.89 1.92
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

Red Bay Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Red Bay 8
Alabama 15

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