Signal Mountain, TN
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Signal Mountain, 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

Signal Mountain'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. Signal Mountain's crime rate is just 4 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Signal Mountain is one in 258.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Signal Mountain, and we found that the crime rate in Signal Mountain is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Signal Mountain is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Signal Mountain 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 Signal Mountain.

Importantly, our analysis shows that Signal Mountain 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. Signal Mountain's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Signal Mountain compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Signal Mountain is just 4 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Signal Mountain is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Signal Mountain Crime Data

 

Crime Index

94

(100 is safest)


Safer than 94% of U.S. Cities

Signal Mountain Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

33

33

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

3.87

3.87

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Signal Mountain 0.00
Tennessee 6.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Signal Mountain

1 in 163

in Tennessee

Signal Mountain VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,528
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

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
Signal Mountain 3.87
Tennessee 29.36

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 258

in Signal Mountain

1 in 34

in Tennessee

Signal Mountain Property CRIMES

Population: 8,528
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 6 27 0
Rate per 1,000 0.70 3.17 0.00

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

Signal Mountain Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Signal Mountain 4
Tennessee 17

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