Glasgow, KY Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
485
Total Crimes
3,336.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
42.21%
Above National Average
196 out of 217
In Kentucky
7,520 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Glasgow, KY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Glasgow is 3,336.3 per 100,000 people. That's 42.21% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 63.66% higher 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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Glasgow SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Glasgow
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 485 3,336.3 2,038.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.2 6.5
Robbery 4 27.5 52.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 27 185.7 168.3 279.7
Violent Crime 42 288.9 259.1 387.8
Burglary 64 440.3 344.1 314.2
Larceny 351 2,414.5 1,178.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 28 192.6 256.8 246.0
Property Crime 443 3,047.4 1,779.5 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Glasgow

42
Violent Crimes
288.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-25.50%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 346.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Glasgow each year. That compares to a 1 in 386.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Glasgow is 288.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -25.50% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 11.51% higher than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 259.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Glasgow

443
Property Crimes
3,047.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
55.62%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 32.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Glasgow each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Glasgow is 3,047.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 55.62% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 71.25% higher than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,779.5 per 100,000 people.

Glasgow 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 Glasgow

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
Elizabethtown, KY 30,505 330 1,081.8 937.6 144.2
Portland, TN 13,208 290 2,195.6 1,703.5 492.1
Campbellsville, KY 11,559 369 3,192.3 3,002.0 190.3
Franklin, KY 9,072 266 2,932.1 2,722.7 209.4
Leitchfield, KY 6,880 148 2,151.2 2,049.4 101.7
Columbia, KY 4,609 21 455.6 282.1 173.6
Scottsville, KY 4,576 145 3,168.7 2,775.3 393.4
Hodgenville, KY 3,251 32 984.3 861.3 123.0
Horse Cave, KY 2,433 10 411.0 328.8 82.2
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