Jamestown, NC
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Jamestown, NC crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Jamestown is safer than 71% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In North Carolina, only on the order of 13% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Jamestown. If you live in Jamestown, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 101. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Jamestown has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Jamestown 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 Jamestown 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 Jamestown.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Jamestown's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Jamestown is one in 934.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Jamestown is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Jamestown than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 113.

Jamestown Crime Data

 
Crime Index

71

(100 is safest)


Safer than 71% of U.S. Cities

Jamestown Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

33

37

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.07

8.83

9.90

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Jamestown 1.07
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 934

in Jamestown

1 in 288

in North Carolina
Jamestown VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,737
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
Jamestown 8.83
North Carolina 27.50
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 113

in Jamestown

1 in 36

in North Carolina
Jamestown Property CRIMES
Population: 3,737
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

Jamestown Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Jamestown 13
North Carolina 27