Travelers Rest, SC
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The crime rate in Travelers Rest is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 25 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 Travelers Rest is 1 in 40. Based on FBI crime data, Travelers Rest is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to South Carolina, Travelers Rest has a crime rate that is higher than 37% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Travelers Rest to other communities of similar population, then Travelers Rest crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Travelers Rest 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 Travelers Rest 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 Travelers Rest.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Travelers Rest 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 Travelers Rest; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 416. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Travelers Rest's rate for property crime is 22 per one thousand population. This makes Travelers Rest 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 Travelers Rest is one in 45.

Travelers Rest Crime Data

 

Crime Index

27

(100 is safest)


Safer than 27% of U.S. Cities

Travelers Rest Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

112

124

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.40

22.43

24.83

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Travelers Rest 2.40
South Carolina 5.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 416

in Travelers Rest

1 in 198

in South Carolina

Travelers Rest VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 4,994
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
Travelers Rest 22.43
South Carolina 32.93

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 45

in Travelers Rest

1 in 30

in South Carolina

Travelers Rest Property CRIMES

Population: 4,994
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

Travelers Rest Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Travelers Rest 27
South Carolina 35