Cottontown, TN
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Cottontown, TN 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

Cottontown's overall rate of crime is sufficiently low that NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows the town to be one of the safest in both Tennessee and the nation. Cottontown's crime rate is just 8 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Cottontown is one in 127.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Cottontown 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 Cottontown; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 381. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Cottontown 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 Cottontown than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 191.

Cottontown Crime Data

 

Crime Index

92

(100 is safest)


Safer than 92% of U.S. Cities

Cottontown Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

2

3

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.62

5.25

7.87

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cottontown 2.62
Tennessee 6.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 381

in Cottontown

1 in 163

in Tennessee

Cottontown VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 381
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
Cottontown 5.25
Tennessee 29.36

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 191

in Cottontown

1 in 34

in Tennessee

Cottontown Property CRIMES

Population: 381
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

Cottontown Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Cottontown 1
Tennessee 17

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