Morristown, TN Crime Statistics For 2020

By Chris Kolmar | HomeSnacks | Updated: 2019-11-20
1,630
Total Crimes
5,454.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
112.37%
Above National Average
Morristown Crime Compared To TN Average
Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Tennessee.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

What is the crime rate in Morristown, TN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Morristown is 5,454.4 per 100,000 people. That's 112.37% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 58.14% higher than the Tennessee total crime rate of 3,449.1 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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Morristown SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Morristown
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,630 5,454.4 3,449.1 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 7.4 5.0
Robbery 14 46.8 106.2 86.2
Aggravated Assault 206 689.3 468.5 246.8
Violent Crime 242 809.8 623.7 368.9
Burglary 164 548.8 489.4 376.0
Larceny 1,131 3,784.6 2,034.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 93 311.2 301.9 228.9
Property Crime 1,388 4,644.6 2,825.4 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Morristown

242
Violent Crimes
809.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
119.52%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 123.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Morristown each year. That compares to a 1 in 160.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Morristown is 809.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 119.52% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 29.83% higher than the Tennessee violent crime rate of 623.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Morristown

1,388
Property Crimes
4,644.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
111.17%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 21.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Morristown each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Morristown is 4,644.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 111.17% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 64.39% higher than the Tennessee property crime rate of 2,825.4 per 100,000 people.

Crime In Cities Around Morristown

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Westfield, NJ 30,011 221 736.4 723.1 13.3
Dover, NJ 17,982 213 1,184.5 1,039.9 144.6
Madison, NJ 15,832 79 499.0 480.0 18.9
Florham Park, NJ 11,602 68 586.1 560.2 25.9
Lincoln Park, NJ 10,308 60 582.1 582.1 0.0
Chatham, NJ 8,793 39 443.5 443.5 0.0
Boonton, NJ 8,236 101 1,226.3 1,141.3 85.0
Bernardsville, NJ 7,742 40 516.7 503.7 12.9
Wharton, NJ 6,482 71 1,095.3 1,064.5 30.9
Rockaway, NJ 6,388 54 845.3 845.3 0.0
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