Mint Hill, NC
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Mint Hill, NC crime analytics


The crime rate in Mint Hill is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Mint Hill is 1 in 54. Based on FBI crime data, Mint Hill is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to North Carolina, Mint Hill has a crime rate that is higher than 44% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Mint Hill'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 Mint Hill is one in 801.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Mint Hill's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Mint Hill 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 Mint Hill is one in 57.

Mint Hill Crime Data

 
Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Mint Hill Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

32

446

478

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.25

17.40

18.65

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mint Hill 1.25
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 801

in Mint Hill

1 in 288

in North Carolina
Mint Hill VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 25,627
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 * 14 14
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.16 0.55 0.55
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.
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
Mint Hill 17.40
North Carolina 27.50
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 57

in Mint Hill

1 in 36

in North Carolina
Mint Hill Property CRIMES
Population: 25,627
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 88 349 9
Rate per 1,000 3.43 13.62 0.35
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

Mint Hill Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mint Hill 20
North Carolina 27