Pass Christian, MS
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Pass Christian, 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

The crime rate in Pass Christian is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 28 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 Pass Christian is 1 in 36. Based on FBI crime data, Pass Christian is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Mississippi, Pass Christian has a crime rate that is higher than 81% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Pass Christian to other communities of similar population, then Pass Christian crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Pass Christian 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 Pass Christian 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 Pass Christian.

For Pass Christian, 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 Pass Christian than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1176, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Pass Christian's rate for property crime is 27 per one thousand population. This makes Pass Christian 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 Pass Christian is one in 37.

Pass Christian Crime Data

 

Crime Index

20

(100 is safest)


Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Pass Christian Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

157

162

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.85

26.71

27.56

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pass Christian 0.85
Mississippi 2.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,176

in Pass Christian

1 in 350

in Mississippi

Pass Christian VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,878
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 3 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.51 0.34

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pass Christian 26.71
Mississippi 27.34

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 37

in Pass Christian

1 in 37

in Mississippi

Pass Christian Property CRIMES

Population: 5,878
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 45 110 2
Rate per 1,000 7.66 18.71 0.34

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Pass Christian Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pass Christian 19
Mississippi 21

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