Mayfield, KY Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
489
Total Crimes
4,980.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
93.90%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Mayfield, KY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mayfield is 4,980.1 per 100,000 people. That's 93.90% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 129.03% 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.

Mayfield SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Mayfield
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 489 4,980.1 2,174.4 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 10 101.8 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 22 224.1 113.2 246.8
Violent Crime 35 356.5 211.9 368.9
Burglary 87 886.0 384.7 376.0
Larceny 349 3,554.3 1,348.2 1,594.6
Car Theft 18 183.3 229.6 228.9
Property Crime 454 4,623.7 1,962.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Mayfield

35
Violent Crimes
356.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-3.37%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 280.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mayfield each year. That compares to a 1 in 472.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mayfield is 356.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -3.37% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 68.24% higher than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 211.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mayfield

454
Property Crimes
4,623.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
110.22%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 21.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mayfield each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mayfield is 4,623.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 110.22% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 135.59% higher than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,962.6 per 100,000 people.

Mayfield 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 Mayfield

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Metropolis, IL 6,076 392 6,451.6 5,908.5 543.1
Princeton, KY 6,075 291 4,790.1 4,625.5 164.6
Benton, KY 4,495 143 3,181.3 3,159.1 22.2
Eddyville, KY 2,569 43 1,673.8 1,596.0 77.9
Fulton, KY 2,175 83 3,816.1 3,678.2 137.9
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