Beaver Dam, KY Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
24
Total Crimes
670.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-71.41%
Below National Average
74 out of 217
In Kentucky
2,116 out of 8,904
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 670.8 per 100,000 people. That's -71.41% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -67.10% lower than the Kentucky total crime rate of 2,038.6 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
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
7
Education
8
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 24 670.8 2,038.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.2 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 52.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2 55.9 168.3 279.7
Violent Crime 3 83.8 259.1 387.8
Burglary 1 27.9 344.1 314.2
Larceny 19 531.0 1,178.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 1 27.9 256.8 246.0
Property Crime 21 586.9 1,779.5 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Beaver Dam

3
Violent Crimes
83.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-78.38%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,192.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Beaver Dam each year. That compares to a 1 in 386.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Beaver Dam is 83.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -78.38% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -67.64% lower than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 259.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Beaver Dam

21
Property Crimes
586.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-70.03%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 170.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Beaver Dam each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Beaver Dam is 586.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -70.03% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -67.02% lower than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,779.5 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 71,861 3,442 4,789.8 4,446.1 343.7
Owensboro, KY 60,430 2,487 4,115.5 3,849.1 266.4
Henderson, KY 28,126 819 2,911.9 2,620.4 291.5
Madisonville, KY 18,494 224 1,211.2 1,065.2 146.0
Boonville, IN 6,200 173 2,790.3 2,016.1 774.2
Greenville, KY 4,174 34 814.6 670.8 143.7
Providence, KY 2,979 14 470.0 470.0 0.0
Hartford, KY 2,732 9 329.4 292.8 36.6
Hardinsburg, KY 2,338 27 1,154.8 1,112.1 42.8
Elkton, KY 2,127 54 2,538.8 2,491.8 47.0
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