Wesley Chapel, NC
Crime Rates



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Wesley Chapel, NC crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Wesley Chapel is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (62%) and also has a lower crime rate than 82% 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 Wesley Chapel is one in 91 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 36.

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

For Wesley Chapel, 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 Wesley Chapel than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2947, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Wesley Chapel; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Wesley Chapel Crime Data

 

Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

Wesley Chapel Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

94

97

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.34

10.63

10.97

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wesley Chapel 0.34
North Carolina 3.64

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,947

in Wesley Chapel

1 in 275

in North Carolina

Wesley Chapel VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,841
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wesley Chapel 10.63
North Carolina 25.45

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 94

in Wesley Chapel

1 in 39

in North Carolina

Wesley Chapel Property CRIMES

Population: 8,841
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Wesley Chapel Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wesley Chapel 10
North Carolina 26