Shepherdsville, KY Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
283
Total Crimes
2,283.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-11.08%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Shepherdsville, KY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Shepherdsville is 2,283.9 per 100,000 people. That's -11.08% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 5.04% 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.

Shepherdsville SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
7

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Shepherdsville
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 283 2,283.9 2,174.4 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 7 56.5 55.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 11 88.8 113.2 246.8
Violent Crime 26 209.8 211.9 368.9
Burglary 47 379.3 384.7 376.0
Larceny 163 1,315.5 1,348.2 1,594.6
Car Theft 47 379.3 229.6 228.9
Property Crime 257 2,074.1 1,962.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Shepherdsville

26
Violent Crimes
209.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-43.12%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 476.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Shepherdsville each year. That compares to a 1 in 472.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Shepherdsville is 209.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -43.12% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -0.96% lower than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 211.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Shepherdsville

257
Property Crimes
2,074.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-5.70%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 48.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Shepherdsville each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Shepherdsville is 2,074.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -5.70% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 5.68% higher than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,962.6 per 100,000 people.

Shepherdsville 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 Shepherdsville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Shively, KY 15,876 633 3,987.2 3,640.7 346.4
Mount Washington, KY 14,704 143 972.5 890.9 81.6
Hillview, KY 9,163 107 1,167.7 1,080.4 87.3
Vine Grove, KY 6,237 95 1,523.2 1,491.1 32.1
Heritage Creek, KY 1,147 1 87.2 87.2 0.0
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