Cayce, SC Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
773
Total Crimes
5,429.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
111.38%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Cayce, SC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Cayce is 5,429.1 per 100,000 people. That's 111.38% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 54.86% higher than the South Carolina total crime rate of 3,505.9 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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Cayce SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Cayce
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 773 5,429.1 3,505.9 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 7.7 5.0
Robbery 8 56.2 69.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 91 639.1 362.8 246.8
Violent Crime 112 786.6 488.3 368.9
Burglary 86 604.0 579.7 376.0
Larceny 515 3,617.1 2,156.0 1,594.6
Car Theft 60 421.4 281.9 228.9
Property Crime 661 4,642.5 3,017.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Cayce

112
Violent Crimes
786.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
113.24%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 127.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Cayce each year. That compares to a 1 in 204.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Cayce is 786.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 113.24% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 61.10% higher than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 488.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Cayce

661
Property Crimes
4,642.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
111.07%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 21.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Cayce each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Cayce is 4,642.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 111.07% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 53.85% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 3,017.6 per 100,000 people.

Cayce Crime Compared To South Carolina Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Cayce

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Lexington, SC 21,680 741 3,417.9 3,053.5 364.4
West Columbia, SC 17,368 1,473 8,481.1 7,439.0 1,042.1
Irmo, SC 12,413 511 4,116.7 3,601.1 515.6
Forest Acres, SC 10,375 704 6,785.5 6,303.6 481.9
Springdale, SC 2,760 122 4,420.3 3,768.1 652.2
South Congaree, SC 2,466 113 4,582.3 4,095.7 486.6
Gaston, SC 1,690 49 2,899.4 2,899.4 0.0
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