Bay Springs, MS
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According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Bay Springs is safer than 84% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Mississippi, only on the order of 11% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Bay Springs. If you live in Bay Springs, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 145. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Bay Springs, 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 Bay Springs than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1738, 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 Bay Springs 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 Bay Springs than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 158.

Bay Springs Crime Data

 
Crime Index

84

(100 is safest)


Safer than 84% of U.S. Cities

Bay Springs Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

11

12

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.58

6.33

6.90

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bay Springs 0.58
Mississippi 2.76
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,738

in Bay Springs

1 in 363

in Mississippi
Bay Springs VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,738
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
Bay Springs 6.33
Mississippi 28.34
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 158

in Bay Springs

1 in 35

in Mississippi
Bay Springs Property CRIMES
Population: 1,738
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

Bay Springs Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Bay Springs 1
Mississippi 21

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