Sevierville, TN
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Sevierville, TN crime analytics


With a crime rate of 58 per one thousand residents, Sevierville 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 17. Within Tennessee, more than 92% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Sevierville.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a city's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 16,490, Sevierville has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Sevierville does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Sevierville.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Sevierville 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 Sevierville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 214. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Sevierville is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Sevierville, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 19, which is a rate of 53 per one thousand population.

Sevierville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

4

(100 is safest)


Safer than 4% of U.S. Cities

Sevierville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

77

880

957

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.67

53.37

58.04

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Sevierville 4.67
Tennessee 6.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 214

in Sevierville

1 in 163

in Tennessee
Sevierville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 16,490
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 10 15 52
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.61 0.91 3.15
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
Sevierville 53.37
Tennessee 29.36
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 19

in Sevierville

1 in 34

in Tennessee
Sevierville Property CRIMES
Population: 16,490
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 58 788 34
Rate per 1,000 3.52 47.79 2.06
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

Sevierville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Sevierville 39
Tennessee 17