Kosciusko, MS
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The crime rate in Kosciusko is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 38 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Kosciusko is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Kosciusko is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Mississippi, Kosciusko has a crime rate that is higher than 84% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Kosciusko to other communities of similar population, then Kosciusko crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Kosciusko does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Kosciusko 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 Kosciusko; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 287. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Kosciusko's rate for property crime is 34 per one thousand population. This makes Kosciusko a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Kosciusko is one in 29.

Kosciusko Crime Data

 

Crime Index

12

(100 is safest)


Safer than 12% of U.S. Cities

Kosciusko Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

25

247

272

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.48

34.37

37.85

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Kosciusko 3.48
Mississippi 2.76

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 287

in Kosciusko

1 in 363

in Mississippi

Kosciusko VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 7,187
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
Kosciusko 34.37
Mississippi 28.34

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 29

in Kosciusko

1 in 35

in Mississippi

Kosciusko Property CRIMES

Population: 7,187
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

Kosciusko Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Kosciusko 36
Mississippi 21

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