Greenup, KY 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 8 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Greenup is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 69% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Greenup is one in 124. Compared to communities within Kentucky, Greenup‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 48% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Greenup has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Greenup 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 Greenup 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 Greenup.

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

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Greenup 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 Greenup than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 124.

Importantly, we found that Greenup has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Greenup is one in 278.

Greenup Crime Data

 

Crime Index

69

(100 is safest)


Safer than 69% of U.S. Cities

Greenup Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

9

9

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

8.09

8.09

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.0
2.17
National Median: 4
    Greenup
    Kentucky

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Greenup

1 in 461

in Kentucky

Greenup VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 1,113
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: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
8.09
18.97
National Median: 21
    Greenup
    Kentucky

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 124

in Greenup

1 in 53

in Kentucky

Greenup Property CRIMES

Population: 1,113
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1 4 4
Rate per 1,000 0.90 3.59 3.59

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Greenup Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
7
26
National Median: 28.3
    Greenup
    Kentucky