Clinton, MS Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
553
Total Crimes
2,199.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-14.34%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Clinton, MS?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Clinton is 2,199.9 per 100,000 people. That's -14.34% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -16.58% lower than the Mississippi total crime rate of 2,637.3 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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Clinton SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Clinton
/ 100k People
Mississippi
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 553 2,199.9 2,637.3 2,568.4
Murder 1 4.0 5.7 5.0
Robbery 10 39.8 53.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 4 15.9 157.2 246.8
Violent Crime 15 59.7 234.4 368.9
Burglary 65 258.6 697.8 376.0
Larceny 459 1,826.0 1,561.2 1,594.6
Car Theft 14 55.7 144.0 228.9
Property Crime 538 2,140.3 2,403.0 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Clinton

15
Violent Crimes
59.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-83.82%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,675.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Clinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 426.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Clinton is 59.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -83.82% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -74.54% lower than the Mississippi violent crime rate of 234.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Clinton

538
Property Crimes
2,140.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-2.69%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 46.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Clinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Clinton is 2,140.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -2.69% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -10.93% lower than the Mississippi property crime rate of 2,403.0 per 100,000 people.

Clinton Crime Compared To Mississippi Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Clinton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Jackson, MS 166,024 9,007 5,425.1 4,731.2 693.9
Madison, MS 25,832 259 1,002.6 933.0 69.7
Byram, MS 11,692 301 2,574.4 2,420.5 154.0
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