Moncks Corner, SC
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Moncks Corner, 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

The crime rate in Moncks Corner is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 32 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Moncks Corner is 1 in 31. Based on FBI crime data, Moncks Corner is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to South Carolina, Moncks Corner has a crime rate that is higher than 55% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Moncks Corner to other communities of similar population, then Moncks Corner crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Moncks Corner does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Moncks Corner 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 Moncks Corner.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Moncks Corner occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Moncks Corner; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 309. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Moncks Corner's rate for property crime is 29 per one thousand population. This makes Moncks Corner a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Moncks Corner is one in 34.

Moncks Corner Crime Data

 

Crime Index

17

(100 is safest)


Safer than 17% of U.S. Cities

Moncks Corner Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

32

288

320

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.24

29.17

32.41

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Moncks Corner 3.24
South Carolina 5.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 309

in Moncks Corner

1 in 198

in South Carolina

Moncks Corner VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 9,873
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
Moncks Corner 29.17
South Carolina 32.93

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 34

in Moncks Corner

1 in 30

in South Carolina

Moncks Corner Property CRIMES

Population: 9,873
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

Moncks Corner Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Moncks Corner 43
South Carolina 35