Shively, KY Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
585
Total Crimes
3,692.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
49.07%
Above National Average
196 out of 218
In Kentucky
8,512 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Shively, KY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Shively is 3,692.0 per 100,000 people. That's 49.07% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 74.60% 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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Shively SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Shively
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 585 3,692.0 2,114.5 2,476.7
Murder 5 31.6 4.9 5.0
Robbery 21 132.5 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 19 119.9 128.6 250.2
Violent Crime 54 340.8 217.1 366.7
Burglary 65 410.2 345.7 340.5
Larceny 344 2,171.0 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 122 770.0 228.2 219.9
Property Crime 531 3,351.2 1,897.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Shively

54.0
Violent Crimes
340.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-7.06%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 293.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Shively each year. That compares to a 1 in 460.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Shively is 340.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -7.06% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 56.95% higher than the Kentucky violent crime rate of 217.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Shively

531.0
Property Crimes
3,351.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
58.83%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 29.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Shively each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Shively is 3,351.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 58.83% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 76.62% higher than the Kentucky property crime rate of 1,897.4 per 100,000 people.

Shively 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 Shively

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Georgetown, KY 35,106 1,040 2,962.5 2,845.7 116.8
Jeffersontown, KY 28,015 627 2,238.1 2,127.4 110.7
St. Matthews, KY 18,275 996 5,450.1 5,329.7 120.4
Middletown, KY 7,957 145 1,822.3 1,746.9 75.4
Prospect, KY 4,954 46 928.5 908.4 20.2
Indian Hills, KY 2,998 28 934.0 934.0 0.0
Graymoor-Devondale, KY 2,976 41 1,377.7 1,344.1 33.6
Audubon Park, KY 1,504 28 1,861.7 1,795.2 66.5
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