La Grange, NC crime analytics

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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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

The crime rate in La Grange is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 18 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 La Grange is 1 in 55. Based on FBI crime data, La Grange is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to North Carolina, La Grange has a crime rate that is higher than 52% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in La Grange 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 La Grange; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 327. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that La Grange's rate for property crime is 15 per one thousand population. This makes La Grange 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 La Grange is one in 65.

La Grange Crime Data

 

Crime Index

32

(100 is safest)


Safer than 32% of U.S. Cities

La Grange Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

40

48

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.05

15.27

18.33

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
3.05
3.72
National Median: 4
    La Grange
    North Carolina

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 327

in La Grange

1 in 269

in North Carolina

La Grange VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,619
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
15.27
23.57
National Median: 21
    La Grange
    North Carolina

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 65

in La Grange

1 in 42

in North Carolina

La Grange Property CRIMES

Population: 2,619
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

La Grange Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
21
25
National Median: 28.3
    La Grange
    North Carolina

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