Huntsville, TN
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Huntsville has an overall crime rate of 15 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 Huntsville is 1 in 69. How does Huntsville fare compared to other communities in Tennessee of all population sizes? Huntsville's crime rate is lower than approximately 66% of Tennessee communities.

How does the crime rate in Huntsville compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Huntsville with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Huntsville's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Huntsville 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 Huntsville.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Huntsville 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 Huntsville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 411. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Huntsville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Huntsville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

52

(100 is safest)


Safer than 52% of U.S. Cities

Huntsville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

15

18

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.43

12.17

14.60

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Huntsville 2.43
Tennessee 6.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 411

in Huntsville

1 in 163

in Tennessee
Huntsville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,233
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
Huntsville 12.17
Tennessee 29.36
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 82

in Huntsville

1 in 34

in Tennessee
Huntsville Property CRIMES
Population: 1,233
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

Huntsville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Huntsville 5
Tennessee 17

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