Richland, 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 Richland is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 74% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Richland is one in 111. Compared to communities within Mississippi, Richland‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 76% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Richland, 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 Richland than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1772, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Richland 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 Richland than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 118.

Richland Crime Data

 
Crime Index

74

(100 is safest)


Safer than 74% of U.S. Cities

Richland Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

60

64

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.56

8.47

9.03

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Richland 0.56
Mississippi 2.76
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,772

in Richland

1 in 363

in Mississippi
Richland VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,087
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
Richland 8.47
Mississippi 28.34
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 118

in Richland

1 in 35

in Mississippi
Richland Property CRIMES
Population: 7,087
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

Richland Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Richland 5
Mississippi 21

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