Fort Mill, SC
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Fort Mill, SC 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

Fort Mill has an overall crime rate of 16 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Fort Mill is 1 in 61. How does Fort Mill fare compared to other communities in South Carolina of all population sizes? Fort Mill's crime rate is lower than approximately 81% of South Carolina communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Fort Mill's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Fort Mill is one in 546.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Fort Mill; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Fort Mill Crime Data

 

Crime Index

46

(100 is safest)


Safer than 46% of U.S. Cities

Fort Mill Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

25

199

224

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.83

14.57

16.40

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fort Mill 1.83
South Carolina 5.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 546

in Fort Mill

1 in 198

in South Carolina

Fort Mill VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 13,662
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 6 1 17
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.44 0.07 1.24

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
Fort Mill 14.57
South Carolina 32.93

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Fort Mill

1 in 30

in South Carolina

Fort Mill Property CRIMES

Population: 13,662
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 21 174 4
Rate per 1,000 1.54 12.74 0.29

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

Fort Mill Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Fort Mill 14
South Carolina 35