Summit, MS
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Summit has an overall crime rate of 18 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Summit is 1 in 54. How does Summit fare compared to other communities in Mississippi of all population sizes? Summit's crime rate is lower than approximately 38% of Mississippi communities.

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

For Summit, 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 Summit than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1682, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Summit's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Summit 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 Summit is one in 56.

Summit Crime Data

 
Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Summit Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

30

31

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.59

17.84

18.43

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Summit 0.59
Mississippi 2.76
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,682

in Summit

1 in 363

in Mississippi
Summit VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,682
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.59 0.00
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
Summit 17.84
Mississippi 28.34
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 56

in Summit

1 in 35

in Mississippi
Summit Property CRIMES
Population: 1,682
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 14 15 1
Rate per 1,000 8.32 8.92 0.59
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

Summit Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Summit 13
Mississippi 21

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