London, KY Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
298
Total Crimes
3,689.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
57.29%
Above National Average
204 out of 217
In Kentucky
7,800 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in London, KY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in London is 3,689.9 per 100,000 people. That's 57.29% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 81.00% 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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London SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
London
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 298 3,689.9 2,038.6 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.2 6.5
Robbery 1 12.4 52.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 7 86.7 168.3 279.7
Violent Crime 8 99.1 259.1 387.8
Burglary 33 408.6 344.1 314.2
Larceny 213 2,637.4 1,178.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 44 544.8 256.8 246.0
Property Crime 290 3,590.9 1,779.5 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In London

8
Violent Crimes
99.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-74.46%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,009.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in London each year. That compares to a 1 in 386.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in London is 99.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -74.46% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -61.77% lower than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 259.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In London

290
Property Crimes
3,590.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
83.38%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 27.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in London each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in London is 3,590.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 83.38% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 101.79% higher than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,779.5 per 100,000 people.

London 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 London

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Richmond, KY 36,691 1,017 2,771.8 2,589.2 182.6
Berea, KY 16,311 254 1,557.2 1,459.1 98.1
Somerset, KY 11,622 274 2,357.6 2,176.9 180.7
Corbin, KY 7,190 149 2,072.3 1,961.1 111.3
Williamsburg, KY 5,287 38 718.7 472.9 245.9
Hazard, KY 4,796 140 2,919.1 2,689.7 229.4
Lancaster, KY 3,873 130 3,356.6 3,098.4 258.2
Stanford, KY 3,653 51 1,396.1 1,259.2 136.9
Barbourville, KY 3,018 71 2,352.6 2,153.7 198.8
Mount Vernon, KY 2,442 8 327.6 327.6 0.0
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