Jamestown, NC
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Jamestown, NC crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Jamestown is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 71% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Jamestown is one in 101. Compared to communities within North Carolina, Jamestown‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 88% of the state's cities and towns.

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