Cherryville, NC
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Cherryville, NC 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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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 Cherryville is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 32 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 Cherryville is 1 in 32. Based on FBI crime data, Cherryville is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to North Carolina, Cherryville has a crime rate that is higher than 73% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Cherryville 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 Cherryville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 303. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Cherryville's rate for property crime is 28 per one thousand population. This makes Cherryville 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 Cherryville is one in 35.

Cherryville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

17

(100 is safest)


Safer than 17% of U.S. Cities

Cherryville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

20

171

191

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.30

28.23

31.53

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cherryville 3.30
North Carolina 3.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 303

in Cherryville

1 in 269

in North Carolina

Cherryville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 6,058
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 * 2 17
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.17 0.33 2.81
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49


Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cherryville 28.23
North Carolina 27.37

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 35

in Cherryville

1 in 37

in North Carolina

Cherryville Property CRIMES

Population: 6,058
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 61 105 5
Rate per 1,000 10.07 17.33 0.83

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Cherryville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Cherryville 35
North Carolina 28