Palmyra, VA
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Palmyra, 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

If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Palmyra. With an annual crime rate of only 9 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 106. These crime statistics put Palmyra in the elite group of the safest communities in both Virginia and in the nation as a whole.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Palmyra has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Palmyra is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

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

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Palmyra is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Palmyra than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 106.

Palmyra Crime Data

 

Crime Index

93

(100 is safest)


Safer than 93% of U.S. Cities

Palmyra Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

1

1

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

9.43

9.43

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Palmyra 0.00
Virginia 1.96

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Palmyra

1 in 511

in Virginia

Palmyra VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 106
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Palmyra 9.43
Virginia 18.67

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 106

in Palmyra

1 in 54

in Virginia

Palmyra Property CRIMES

Population: 106
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Palmyra Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Palmyra 1
Virginia 19

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