Farmville, VA
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Farmville, VA crime analytics


With a crime rate of 42 per one thousand residents, Farmville 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 Virginia, more than 95% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Farmville.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Farmville 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 Farmville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 389. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Farmville is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Farmville, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 26, which is a rate of 39 per one thousand population.

Farmville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

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(100 is safest)


Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Farmville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

21

319

340

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.57

39.05

41.62

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Farmville 2.57
Virginia 1.96
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 389

in Farmville

1 in 511

in Virginia
Farmville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,169
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 3 11
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.86 0.37 1.35
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
Farmville 39.05
Virginia 18.67
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 26

in Farmville

1 in 54

in Virginia
Farmville Property CRIMES
Population: 8,169
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 27 285 7
Rate per 1,000 3.31 34.89 0.86
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

Farmville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Farmville 46
Virginia 19