Vanceburg, KY
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Vanceburg, KY crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Vanceburg is safer than 72% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Kentucky, only on the order of 50% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Vanceburg. If you live in Vanceburg, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 103. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Vanceburg has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Vanceburg 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 Vanceburg 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 Vanceburg.

For Vanceburg, 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 Vanceburg than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1448, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Vanceburg 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 Vanceburg than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 111.

Importantly, we found that Vanceburg has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Vanceburg is one in 362.

Vanceburg Crime Data

 
Crime Index

72

(100 is safest)


Safer than 72% of U.S. Cities

Vanceburg Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

13

14

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.69

8.98

9.67

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Vanceburg 0.69
Kentucky 2.19
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,448

in Vanceburg

1 in 457

in Kentucky
Vanceburg VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,448
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.69
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
Vanceburg 8.98
Kentucky 21.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 111

in Vanceburg

1 in 46

in Kentucky
Vanceburg Property CRIMES
Population: 1,448
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 2 4
Rate per 1,000 4.83 1.38 2.76
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

Vanceburg Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Vanceburg 11
Kentucky 29

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