Tuscumbia, AL
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The crime rate in Tuscumbia is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 29 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 Tuscumbia is 1 in 35. Based on FBI crime data, Tuscumbia is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Alabama, Tuscumbia has a crime rate that is higher than 63% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Tuscumbia 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 Tuscumbia; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 339. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Tuscumbia's rate for property crime is 26 per one thousand population. This makes Tuscumbia 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 Tuscumbia is one in 39.

Tuscumbia Crime Data

 

Crime Index

21

(100 is safest)


Safer than 21% of U.S. Cities

Tuscumbia Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

25

217

242

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.95

25.61

28.56

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Tuscumbia 2.95
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 339

in Tuscumbia

1 in 212

in Alabama

Tuscumbia VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,474
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 4 17
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.47 0.47 2.01

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
Tuscumbia 25.61
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 39

in Tuscumbia

1 in 34

in Alabama

Tuscumbia Property CRIMES

Population: 8,474
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 48 153 16
Rate per 1,000 5.66 18.06 1.89

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

Tuscumbia Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Tuscumbia 28
Alabama 15

Zip Codes in Tuscumbia, AL