Mineral Springs, NC
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Mineral Springs, 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Mineral Springs 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 Mineral Springs is 1 in 64. How does Mineral Springs fare compared to other communities in North Carolina of all population sizes? Mineral Springs's crime rate is lower than approximately 63% of North Carolina communities.

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

For Mineral Springs, 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 Mineral Springs than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1504, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Mineral Springs's rate for property crime is 15 per one thousand population. This makes Mineral Springs 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 Mineral Springs is one in 67.

Mineral Springs Crime Data

 

Crime Index

44

(100 is safest)


Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

Mineral Springs Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

45

47

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.67

14.97

15.63

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mineral Springs 0.67
North Carolina 3.64

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,504

in Mineral Springs

1 in 275

in North Carolina

Mineral Springs VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,007
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mineral Springs 14.97
North Carolina 25.45

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 67

in Mineral Springs

1 in 39

in North Carolina

Mineral Springs Property CRIMES

Population: 3,007
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Mineral Springs Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mineral Springs 6
North Carolina 26

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