Goose Creek, SC Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
1,060
Total Crimes
2,434.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-5.22%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Goose Creek, SC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Goose Creek is 2,434.3 per 100,000 people. That's -5.22% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -30.57% lower 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.

Goose Creek SnackAbility

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

How Does Goose Creek Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Goose Creek
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,060 2,434.3 3,505.9 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 7.7 5.0
Robbery 11 25.3 69.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 77 176.8 362.8 246.8
Violent Crime 105 241.1 488.3 368.9
Burglary 152 349.1 579.7 376.0
Larceny 739 1,697.1 2,156.0 1,594.6
Car Theft 64 147.0 281.9 228.9
Property Crime 955 2,193.1 3,017.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Goose Creek

105
Violent Crimes
241.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-34.64%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 414.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Goose Creek each year. That compares to a 1 in 204.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Goose Creek is 241.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -34.64% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -50.62% lower than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 488.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Goose Creek

955
Property Crimes
2,193.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-0.29%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 45.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Goose Creek each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Goose Creek is 2,193.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -0.29% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -27.32% lower than the South Carolina property crime rate of 3,017.6 per 100,000 people.

Goose Creek 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 Goose Creek

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Charleston, SC 137,092 3,263 2,380.2 2,077.4 302.7
North Charleston, SC 112,840 7,606 6,740.5 5,819.7 920.8
Mount Pleasant, SC 89,733 1,359 1,514.5 1,360.7 153.8
Summerville, SC 51,565 1,880 3,645.9 3,374.4 271.5
Hanahan, SC 26,060 406 1,557.9 1,327.7 230.2
Moncks Corner, SC 11,484 477 4,153.6 3,561.5 592.1
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