Weddington, NC
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Weddington, NC crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Weddington is safer than 71% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In North Carolina, only on the order of 12% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Weddington. If you live in Weddington, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 102. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest 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