Beaver Dam, KY Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
52
Total Crimes
1,444.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.68%
Below National Average
126 out of 218
In Kentucky
4,701 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Beaver Dam, KY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Beaver Dam is 1,444.4 per 100,000 people. That's -41.68% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -31.69% lower than the Kentucky total crime rate of 2,114.5 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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Beaver Dam SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
8

How Does Beaver Dam Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Beaver Dam
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 52 1,444.4 2,114.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1 27.8 128.6 250.2
Violent Crime 1 27.8 217.1 366.7
Burglary 0 0.0 345.7 340.5
Larceny 47 1,305.6 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 111.1 228.2 219.9
Property Crime 51 1,416.7 1,897.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Beaver Dam

1.0
Violent Crimes
27.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-92.42%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 3,600.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Beaver Dam each year. That compares to a 1 in 460.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Beaver Dam is 27.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -92.42% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -87.21% lower than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 217.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Beaver Dam

51.0
Property Crimes
1,416.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-32.86%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 70.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Beaver Dam each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Beaver Dam is 1,416.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -32.86% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -25.34% lower than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,897.4 per 100,000 people.

Beaver Dam Crime Compared To Kentucky Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Beaver Dam

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Bowling Green, KY 69,627 3,453 4,959.3 4,667.7 291.6
Owensboro, KY 60,107 2,567 4,270.7 4,046.1 224.6
Henderson, KY 28,368 763 2,689.7 2,460.5 229.1
Madisonville, KY 18,711 283 1,512.5 1,421.6 90.9
Boonville, IN 6,318 159 2,516.6 2,263.4 253.2
Greenville, KY 4,224 24 568.2 449.8 118.4
Providence, KY 3,021 14 463.4 463.4 0.0
Hartford, KY 2,749 16 582.0 582.0 0.0
Hardinsburg, KY 2,346 30 1,278.8 1,193.5 85.3
Elkton, KY 2,115 36 1,702.1 1,654.8 47.3
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