Boone, NC Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
307
Total Crimes
1,572.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.78%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Boone, NC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Boone is 1,572.4 per 100,000 people. That's -38.78% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -45.24% 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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Boone SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
2/10
Housing
8
Affordability
1
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
10

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Boone
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 307 1,572.4 2,871.7 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 5 25.6 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 13 66.6 265.1 246.8
Violent Crime 18 92.2 377.6 368.9
Burglary 53 271.5 599.9 376.0
Larceny 230 1,178.0 1,724.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 6 30.7 169.8 228.9
Property Crime 289 1,480.2 2,494.1 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Boone

18
Violent Crimes
92.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-75.01%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,084.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Boone each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Boone is 92.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -75.01% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -75.59% lower than the North Carolina violent crime rate of 377.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Boone

289
Property Crimes
1,480.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-32.70%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 67.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Boone each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Boone is 1,480.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -32.70% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -40.65% lower than the North Carolina property crime rate of 2,494.1 per 100,000 people.

Boone 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 Boone

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hickory, NC 40,701 2,044 5,022.0 4,628.9 393.1
Bristol, TN 26,863 1,008 3,752.4 3,190.3 562.1
Bristol, VA 16,613 555 3,340.8 3,087.9 252.8
Elizabethton, TN 13,657 742 5,433.1 4,979.1 454.0
Conover, NC 8,391 315 3,754.0 3,563.3 190.7
Erwin, TN 5,840 89 1,524.0 1,232.9 291.1
Jonesborough, TN 5,446 69 1,267.0 1,046.6 220.3
Blowing Rock, NC 1,267 22 1,736.4 1,657.5 78.9
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