Fletcher, NC
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Fletcher has an overall crime rate of 16 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 Fletcher is 1 in 62. How does Fletcher fare compared to other communities in North Carolina of all population sizes? Fletcher's crime rate is lower than approximately 64% of North Carolina communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Fletcher has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Fletcher is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Fletcher 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 Fletcher.

For Fletcher, 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 Fletcher than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1896, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Fletcher; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Fletcher Crime Data

 
Crime Index

46

(100 is safest)


Safer than 46% of U.S. Cities

Fletcher Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

119

123

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.53

15.70

16.22

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fletcher 0.53
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,896

in Fletcher

1 in 288

in North Carolina
Fletcher VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,582
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.26 0.26
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
Fletcher 15.70
North Carolina 27.50
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 64

in Fletcher

1 in 36

in North Carolina
Fletcher Property CRIMES
Population: 7,582
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 59 55 5
Rate per 1,000 7.78 7.25 0.66
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

Fletcher Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Fletcher 19
North Carolina 27