Morrisville, NC
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Morrisville, NC crime analytics


Morrisville has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Morrisville is 1 in 59. How does Morrisville fare compared to other communities in North Carolina of all population sizes? Morrisville's crime rate is lower than approximately 61% of North Carolina communities.

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

For Morrisville, 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 Morrisville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1489, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Morrisville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Morrisville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

44

(100 is safest)


Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

Morrisville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

390

406

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.67

16.37

17.04

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Morrisville 0.67
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,489

in Morrisville

1 in 288

in North Carolina
Morrisville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 23,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 * 7 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.04 0.29 0.34
* 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
Morrisville 16.37
North Carolina 27.50
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 61

in Morrisville

1 in 36

in North Carolina
Morrisville Property CRIMES
Population: 23,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 63 314 13
Rate per 1,000 2.64 13.18 0.55
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

Morrisville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Morrisville 49
North Carolina 27