Madison, MS
Crime Rates



Map Loading GIF Please wait, loading your map...

Safest
Most Dangerous




Madison, MS crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

Madison is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (60%) and also has a lower crime rate than 60% 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 Madison is one in 99 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 39.

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

For Madison, 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 Madison than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1426, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Madison; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 9 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Madison Crime Data

 

Crime Index

60

(100 is safest)


Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

Madison Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

18

241

259

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.70

9.39

10.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Madison 0.70
Mississippi 2.34

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,426

in Madison

1 in 427

in Mississippi

Madison VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 25,676
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 16
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.08 0.62

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Madison 9.39
Mississippi 24.03

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 107

in Madison

1 in 42

in Mississippi

Madison Property CRIMES

Population: 25,676
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 231 3
Rate per 1,000 0.27 9.00 0.12

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Madison Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Madison 10
Mississippi 18