De Kalb, MS
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De Kalb, MS crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

De Kalb is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (77%) and also has a lower crime rate than 78% of the communities in Mississippi, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in De Kalb is one in 117 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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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