Cedar Bluff, VA
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Cedar Bluff, VA 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

Cedar Bluff's overall rate of crime is sufficiently low that NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows the town to be one of the safest in both Virginia and the nation. Cedar Bluff's crime rate is just 1 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Cedar Bluff is one in 1076.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Cedar Bluff, and we found that the crime rate in Cedar Bluff is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Cedar Bluff 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 Cedar Bluff 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 Cedar Bluff.

Importantly, our analysis shows that Cedar Bluff 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. Cedar Bluff'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 Cedar Bluff compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Cedar Bluff is just 1 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Cedar Bluff is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Cedar Bluff Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 98% of U.S. Cities

Cedar Bluff Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Cedar Bluff 0.00
Virginia 1.96

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Cedar Bluff

1 in 511

in Virginia


Population: 1,076
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00


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)

Cedar Bluff 0.93
Virginia 18.67

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 1,076

in Cedar Bluff

1 in 54

in Virginia

Cedar Bluff Property CRIMES

Population: 1,076
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 0 1 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.93 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

Cedar Bluff Crimes Per Square Mile

Cedar Bluff 0
Virginia 19