De Kalb, MS
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in De Kalb is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 77% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in De Kalb is one in 117. Compared to communities within Mississippi, De Kalb‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 78% of the state's cities and towns.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in De Kalb occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in De Kalb; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 529. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in De Kalb 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 De Kalb than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 151.

De Kalb Crime Data

 
Crime Index

77

(100 is safest)


Safer than 77% of U.S. Cities

De Kalb Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

7

9

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.89

6.62

8.51

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
De Kalb 1.89
Mississippi 2.76
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 529

in De Kalb

1 in 363

in Mississippi
De Kalb VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,057
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
De Kalb 6.62
Mississippi 28.34
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 151

in De Kalb

1 in 35

in Mississippi
De Kalb Property CRIMES
Population: 1,057
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

De Kalb Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
De Kalb 3
Mississippi 21

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