Glasgow, KY Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
485
Total Crimes
3,365.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
31.04%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Glasgow, KY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Glasgow is 3,365.5 per 100,000 people. That's 31.04% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 54.78% higher than the Kentucky total crime rate of 2,174.4 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Glasgow SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

How Does Glasgow Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Glasgow
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 485 3,365.5 2,174.4 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 5 34.7 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 24 166.5 113.2 246.8
Violent Crime 33 229.0 211.9 368.9
Burglary 111 770.2 384.7 376.0
Larceny 314 2,178.9 1,348.2 1,594.6
Car Theft 27 187.4 229.6 228.9
Property Crime 452 3,136.5 1,962.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Glasgow

33
Violent Crimes
229.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-37.93%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 436.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Glasgow each year. That compares to a 1 in 472.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Glasgow is 229.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -37.93% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 8.08% higher than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 211.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Glasgow

452
Property Crimes
3,136.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
42.60%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Glasgow each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Glasgow is 3,136.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 42.60% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 59.82% higher than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,962.6 per 100,000 people.

Glasgow Crime Compared To Kentucky Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Kentucky.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Glasgow

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Bowling Green, KY 68,268 3,520 5,156.1 4,851.5 304.7
Elizabethtown, KY 30,180 464 1,537.4 1,325.4 212.1
Portland, TN 12,887 263 2,040.8 1,761.5 279.4
Campbellsville, KY 11,503 554 4,816.1 4,537.9 278.2
Leitchfield, KY 6,914 208 3,008.4 2,805.9 202.5
Columbia, KY 4,927 15 304.4 263.9 40.6
Scottsville, KY 4,478 168 3,751.7 3,617.7 134.0
Hodgenville, KY 3,223 52 1,613.4 1,458.3 155.1
Horse Cave, KY 2,366 1 42.3 42.3 0.0
Greensburg, KY 2,101 29 1,380.3 1,142.3 238.0
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