Irmo, SC Crime Statistics For 2020

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-08
511
Total Crimes
4,116.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
60.28%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Irmo, SC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Irmo is 4,116.7 per 100,000 people. That's 60.28% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 17.42% 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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Irmo SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Irmo
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 511 4,116.7 3,505.9 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 7.7 5.0
Robbery 2 16.1 69.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 55 443.1 362.8 246.8
Violent Crime 64 515.6 488.3 368.9
Burglary 55 443.1 579.7 376.0
Larceny 380 3,061.3 2,156.0 1,594.6
Car Theft 12 96.7 281.9 228.9
Property Crime 447 3,601.1 3,017.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Irmo

64
Violent Crimes
515.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
39.76%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 194.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Irmo each year. That compares to a 1 in 204.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Irmo is 515.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 39.76% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 5.59% higher than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 488.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Irmo

447
Property Crimes
3,601.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
63.72%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 27.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Irmo each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Irmo is 3,601.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 63.72% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.33% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 3,017.6 per 100,000 people.

Irmo 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 Irmo

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
Cayce, SC 14,238 773 5,429.1 4,642.5 786.6
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
Chapin, SC 1,629 78 4,788.2 4,542.7 245.5
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