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Crime






Crime Rates for North Carolina

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 2021 calendar year; released from FBI in Oct. 2022 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2022 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 about Scout's Crime Data

North Carolina Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

45,413

236,375

281,788

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.30

22.40

26.71

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
4.30
National Median: 4
    North Carolina

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 232

in North Carolina

North Carolina VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 10,551,162
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1,040 3,345 6,149 34,879
Rate per 1,000 0.10 0.32 0.58 3.31

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,888,310
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 22,941 144,285 202,155 943,774
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.43 0.61 2.84

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
22.40
National Median: 19
    North Carolina

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 45

in North Carolina

North Carolina Property CRIMES

Population: 10,551,162
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 40,811 174,120 21,444
Rate per 1,000 3.87 16.50 2.03

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,888,310
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 899,656 4,626,970 890,179
Rate per 1,000 2.71 13.94 2.68

Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
25
National Median: 26.8
    North Carolina