Richlands, VA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
152
Total Crimes
2,891.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
12.60%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Richlands, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Richlands is 2,891.9 per 100,000 people. That's 12.60% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 55.00% higher than the Virginia total crime rate of 1,865.7 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.

Richlands SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Richlands
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 152 2,891.9 1,865.7 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 42.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 13 247.3 118.7 246.8
Violent Crime 16 304.4 200.0 368.9
Burglary 29 551.8 182.8 376.0
Larceny 99 1,883.6 1,356.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 8 152.2 126.5 228.9
Property Crime 136 2,587.5 1,665.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Richlands

16
Violent Crimes
304.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-17.48%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 328.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Richlands each year. That compares to a 1 in 500.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Richlands is 304.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -17.48% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 52.24% higher than the Virginia violent crime rate of 200.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Richlands

136
Property Crimes
2,587.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
17.64%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 38.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Richlands each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Richlands is 2,587.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 17.64% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 55.33% higher than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,665.8 per 100,000 people.

Richlands Crime Compared To Virginia Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Richlands

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
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
Bluefield, WV 9,789 195 1,992.0 1,052.2 939.8
Wytheville, VA 7,969 199 2,497.2 2,434.4 62.7
Abingdon, VA 7,949 135 1,698.3 1,622.8 75.5
Pikeville, KY 6,641 312 4,698.1 4,517.4 180.7
Marion, VA 5,615 212 3,775.6 3,259.1 516.5
Bluefield, VA 4,624 224 4,844.3 4,714.5 129.8
Tazewell, VA 4,185 41 979.7 836.3 143.4
Saltville, VA 1,927 12 622.7 570.8 51.9
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