Midlothian, VA
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Midlothian, VA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Midlothian has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Midlothian is 1 in 73. How does Midlothian fare compared to other communities in Virginia of all population sizes? Midlothian's crime rate is lower than approximately 38% of Virginia communities.

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

For Midlothian, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Midlothian than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1779, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Midlothian; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Midlothian Crime Data

 

Crime Index

51

(100 is safest)


Safer than 51% of U.S. Cities

Midlothian Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

52

1,218

1,270

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.56

13.16

13.73

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Midlothian 0.56
Virginia 2.08

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,779

in Midlothian

1 in 480

in Virginia

Midlothian VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 92,521
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Midlothian 13.16
Virginia 17.93

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 76

in Midlothian

1 in 56

in Virginia

Midlothian Property CRIMES

Population: 92,521
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Midlothian Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Midlothian 20
Virginia 19