Brandon, MS
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Brandon, MS crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Brandon is safer than 78% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Mississippi, only on the order of 20% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Brandon. If you live in Brandon, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 123. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Brandon, and we found that the crime rate in Brandon is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Brandon is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Brandon, 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 Brandon than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1961, 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 Brandon 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 Brandon than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 131.

Brandon Crime Data

 
Crime Index

78

(100 is safest)


Safer than 78% of U.S. Cities

Brandon Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

179

191

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.51

7.61

8.12

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Brandon 0.51
Mississippi 2.76
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,961

in Brandon

1 in 363

in Mississippi
Brandon VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 23,529
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 2 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.09 0.09 0.34
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
Brandon 7.61
Mississippi 28.34
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 131

in Brandon

1 in 35

in Mississippi
Brandon Property CRIMES
Population: 23,529
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 57 108 14
Rate per 1,000 2.42 4.59 0.60
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

Brandon Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Brandon 7
Mississippi 21