Weddington, NC
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Weddington, NC crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

Weddington is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (71%) and also has a lower crime rate than 88% 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 Weddington is one in 102 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, Weddington has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Weddington 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 Weddington 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 Weddington.

For Weddington, 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 Weddington than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 5266, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Weddington 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 Weddington than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 104.

Weddington Crime Data

 

Crime Index

71

(100 is safest)


Safer than 71% of U.S. Cities

Weddington Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

101

103

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.19

9.59

9.78

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Weddington 0.19
North Carolina 3.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 5,266

in Weddington

1 in 288

in North Carolina

Weddington VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 10,531
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
Weddington 9.59
North Carolina 27.50

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 104

in Weddington

1 in 36

in North Carolina

Weddington Property CRIMES

Population: 10,531
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

Weddington Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Weddington 6
North Carolina 27