Oak Grove, KY Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
336
Total Crimes
4,565.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
84.35%
Above National Average
209 out of 218
In Kentucky
9,063 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Oak Grove, KY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Oak Grove is 4,565.8 per 100,000 people. That's 84.35% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 115.93% higher 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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Oak Grove SnackAbility

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

How Does Oak Grove Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Oak Grove
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 336 4,565.8 2,114.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 2 27.2 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 231.0 128.6 250.2
Violent Crime 24 326.1 217.1 366.7
Burglary 40 543.6 345.7 340.5
Larceny 246 3,342.8 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 26 353.3 228.2 219.9
Property Crime 312 4,239.7 1,897.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Oak Grove

24.0
Violent Crimes
326.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-11.06%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 306.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Oak Grove each year. That compares to a 1 in 460.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Oak Grove is 326.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -11.06% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 50.20% higher than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 217.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Oak Grove

312.0
Property Crimes
4,239.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
100.94%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 23.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Oak Grove each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Oak Grove is 4,239.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 100.94% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 123.45% higher than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,897.4 per 100,000 people.

Oak Grove 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 Oak Grove

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Clarksville, TN 159,996 5,393 3,370.7 2,791.9 578.8
Hopkinsville, KY 30,895 1,173 3,796.7 3,505.4 291.3
Madisonville, KY 18,711 283 1,512.5 1,421.6 90.9
Goodlettsville, TN 16,976 570 3,357.7 3,045.5 312.2
White House, TN 12,822 180 1,403.8 1,255.7 148.2
Greenbrier, TN 6,887 80 1,161.6 827.6 334.0
Millersville, TN 6,829 114 1,669.4 1,244.7 424.7
Princeton, KY 6,105 174 2,850.1 2,702.7 147.4
Greenville, KY 4,224 24 568.2 449.8 118.4
Elkton, KY 2,115 36 1,702.1 1,654.8 47.3
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