Apex, NC Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
713
Total Crimes
1,356.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-47.20%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Apex, NC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Apex is 1,356.1 per 100,000 people. That's -47.20% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -52.78% lower than the North Carolina total crime rate of 2,871.7 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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Apex SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Apex
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 713 1,356.1 2,871.7 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 15 28.5 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 35 66.6 265.1 246.8
Violent Crime 50 95.1 377.6 368.9
Burglary 74 140.7 599.9 376.0
Larceny 577 1,097.4 1,724.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 12 22.8 169.8 228.9
Property Crime 663 1,261.0 2,494.1 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Apex

50
Violent Crimes
95.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-74.22%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,051.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Apex each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Apex is 95.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -74.22% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -74.82% lower than the North Carolina violent crime rate of 377.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Apex

663
Property Crimes
1,261.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-42.67%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 79.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Apex each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Apex is 1,261.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -42.67% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -49.44% lower than the North Carolina property crime rate of 2,494.1 per 100,000 people.

Apex Crime Compared To North Carolina Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Apex

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Durham, NC 273,759 11,636 4,250.5 3,563.4 687.1
Cary, NC 170,518 1,771 1,038.6 977.0 61.6
Holly Springs, NC 37,008 286 772.8 721.5 51.3
Carrboro, NC 21,841 438 2,005.4 1,863.5 141.9
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