Walton, KY
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Walton, KY crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Walton is safer than 71% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Kentucky, only on the order of 51% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Walton. If you live in Walton, 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, Walton has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Walton 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 Walton 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 Walton.

For Walton, 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 Walton than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1302, 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 Walton 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 Walton than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 112.

Walton Crime Data

 
Crime Index

71

(100 is safest)


Safer than 71% of U.S. Cities

Walton Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

35

38

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.77

8.96

9.73

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Walton 0.77
Kentucky 2.19
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,302

in Walton

1 in 457

in Kentucky
Walton VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,907
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Walton 8.96
Kentucky 21.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 112

in Walton

1 in 46

in Kentucky
Walton Property CRIMES
Population: 3,907
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Walton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Walton 9
Kentucky 29