Mount Gilead, NC
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The crime rate in Mount Gilead is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 33 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 Mount Gilead is 1 in 30. Based on FBI crime data, Mount Gilead is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to North Carolina, Mount Gilead has a crime rate that is higher than 74% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Mount Gilead 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 Mount Gilead; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 393. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Mount Gilead's rate for property crime is 31 per one thousand population. This makes Mount Gilead 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 Mount Gilead is one in 33.

Mount Gilead Crime Data

 
Crime Index

16

(100 is safest)


Safer than 16% of U.S. Cities

Mount Gilead Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

36

39

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.54

30.51

33.05

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mount Gilead 2.54
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 393

in Mount Gilead

1 in 288

in North Carolina
Mount Gilead VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,180
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 * 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.85 0.85 0.85
* 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
Mount Gilead 30.51
North Carolina 27.50
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 33

in Mount Gilead

1 in 36

in North Carolina
Mount Gilead Property CRIMES
Population: 1,180
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 13 22 1
Rate per 1,000 11.02 18.64 0.85
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

Mount Gilead Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mount Gilead 12
North Carolina 27

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