Mount Pleasant, NC
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Mount Pleasant is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (80%) and also has a lower crime rate than 92% of the communities in North Carolina, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Mount Pleasant is one in 130 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

For Mount Pleasant, 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 Mount Pleasant than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1821, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Mount Pleasant is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Mount Pleasant than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 140.

Mount Pleasant Crime Data

 

Crime Index

80

(100 is safest)


Safer than 80% of U.S. Cities

Mount Pleasant Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

13

14

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.55

7.14

7.69

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mount Pleasant 0.55
North Carolina 3.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,821

in Mount Pleasant

1 in 288

in North Carolina

Mount Pleasant VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 1,821
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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 Pleasant 7.14
North Carolina 27.50

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 140

in Mount Pleasant

1 in 36

in North Carolina

Mount Pleasant Property CRIMES

Population: 1,821
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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 Pleasant Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mount Pleasant 4
North Carolina 27

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