Smithfield, RI
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Smithfield, RI crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Smithfield is safer than 64% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Rhode Island, only on the order of 46% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Smithfield. If you live in Smithfield, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 88. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Smithfield, 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 Smithfield than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1803, 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 Smithfield 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 Smithfield than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 92.

Smithfield Crime Data

 
Crime Index

64

(100 is safest)


Safer than 64% of U.S. Cities

Smithfield Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

235

247

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.55

10.86

11.42

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Smithfield 0.55
Rhode Island 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,803

in Smithfield

1 in 412

in Rhode Island
Smithfield VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 21,632
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 2 5
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.23 0.09 0.23
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
Smithfield 10.86
Rhode Island 18.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 92

in Smithfield

1 in 53

in Rhode Island
Smithfield Property CRIMES
Population: 21,632
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 37 193 5
Rate per 1,000 1.71 8.92 0.23
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

Smithfield Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Smithfield 9
Rhode Island 46