Brandenburg, KY
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Brandenburg, KY crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Brandenburg is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 82% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Brandenburg is one in 136. Compared to communities within Kentucky, Brandenburg‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 61% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Brandenburg has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Brandenburg is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Brandenburg 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 Brandenburg.

For Brandenburg, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Brandenburg than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2852, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Brandenburg is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Brandenburg than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 143.

Brandenburg Crime Data

 
Crime Index

82

(100 is safest)


Safer than 82% of U.S. Cities

Brandenburg Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

20

21

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.35

7.01

7.36

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Brandenburg 0.35
Kentucky 2.19
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,852

in Brandenburg

1 in 457

in Kentucky
Brandenburg VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,852
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.35
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
Brandenburg 7.01
Kentucky 21.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 143

in Brandenburg

1 in 46

in Kentucky
Brandenburg Property CRIMES
Population: 2,852
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 6 12 2
Rate per 1,000 2.10 4.21 0.70
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

Brandenburg Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Brandenburg 5
Kentucky 29

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