Dudley, NC
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The crime rate in Dudley is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 39 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 Dudley is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Dudley is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to North Carolina, Dudley has a crime rate that is higher than 79% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Dudley 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 Dudley; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 384. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Dudley's rate for property crime is 36 per one thousand population. This makes Dudley 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 Dudley is one in 28.

Dudley Crime Data

 
Crime Index

12

(100 is safest)


Safer than 12% of U.S. Cities

Dudley Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

28

388

416

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.61

36.13

38.74

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dudley 2.61
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 384

in Dudley

1 in 288

in North Carolina
Dudley VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 10,739
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
Dudley 36.13
North Carolina 27.50
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Dudley

1 in 36

in North Carolina
Dudley Property CRIMES
Population: 10,739
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

Dudley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Dudley 11
North Carolina 27

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