Waterloo, SC
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Waterloo, SC 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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 20 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Waterloo is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 84% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Waterloo is one in 49. Compared to communities within South Carolina, Waterloo‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 94% of the state's cities and towns.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that Waterloo has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Waterloo's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Waterloo's rate for property crime is 20 per one thousand population. This makes Waterloo 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 Waterloo is one in 49.

Waterloo Crime Data

 

Crime Index

84

(100 is safest)


Safer than 84% of U.S. Cities

Waterloo Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

3

3

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

20.27

20.27

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Waterloo 0.00
South Carolina 5.02

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Waterloo

1 in 199

in South Carolina

Waterloo VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 148
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Waterloo 20.27
South Carolina 32.44

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 49

in Waterloo

1 in 31

in South Carolina

Waterloo Property CRIMES

Population: 148
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Waterloo Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Waterloo 2
South Carolina 35

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