Boiling Springs, NC
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The crime rate in Boiling Springs is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 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 Boiling Springs is 1 in 43. Based on FBI crime data, Boiling Springs is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to North Carolina, Boiling Springs has a crime rate that is higher than 57% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Boiling Springs 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 Boiling Springs; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 519. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Boiling Springs's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Boiling Springs 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 Boiling Springs is one in 47.

Boiling Springs Crime Data

 
Crime Index

29

(100 is safest)


Safer than 29% of U.S. Cities

Boiling Springs Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

9

100

109

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.93

21.39

23.32

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Boiling Springs 1.93
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 519

in Boiling Springs

1 in 288

in North Carolina
Boiling Springs VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,674
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
Boiling Springs 21.39
North Carolina 27.50
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 47

in Boiling Springs

1 in 36

in North Carolina
Boiling Springs Property CRIMES
Population: 4,674
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

Boiling Springs Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Boiling Springs 24
North Carolina 27