Lebanon, TN
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With a crime rate of 43 per one thousand residents, Lebanon has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 24. Within Tennessee, more than 83% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Lebanon.

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

For Lebanon, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Lebanon is one in 121.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Lebanon experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Lebanon's rate for property crime is 34 per one thousand population. This makes Lebanon 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 Lebanon is one in 29.

Lebanon Crime Data

 

Crime Index

9

(100 is safest)


Safer than 9% of U.S. Cities

Lebanon Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

250

1,037

1,287

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

8.26

34.27

42.53

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lebanon 8.26
Tennessee 6.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 121

in Lebanon

1 in 163

in Tennessee

Lebanon VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 30,262
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 5 20 37 188
Rate per 1,000 0.17 0.66 1.22 6.21

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
Lebanon 34.27
Tennessee 29.36

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 29

in Lebanon

1 in 34

in Tennessee

Lebanon Property CRIMES

Population: 30,262
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 155 831 51
Rate per 1,000 5.12 27.46 1.69

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

Lebanon Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lebanon 33
Tennessee 17