Eddyville, KY
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Eddyville, KY crime analytics

Eddyville has an overall crime rate of 15 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Eddyville is 1 in 68. How does Eddyville fare compared to other communities in Kentucky of all population sizes? Eddyville's crime rate is lower than approximately 35% of Kentucky communities.

How does the crime rate in Eddyville compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Eddyville with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Eddyville's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that Eddyville has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Eddyville's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Eddyville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Eddyville Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 51% of U.S. Cities

Eddyville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Eddyville 0.00
Kentucky 2.19
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Eddyville

1 in 457

in Kentucky
Population: 2,577
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
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)

Eddyville 14.75
Kentucky 21.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 68

in Eddyville

1 in 46

in Kentucky
Eddyville Property CRIMES
Population: 2,577
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 30 1
Rate per 1,000 2.72 11.64 0.39
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

Eddyville Crimes Per Square Mile

Eddyville 5
Kentucky 29

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