Vicksburg, MS Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,067
Total Crimes
4,981.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
112.33%
Above National Average
51 out of 59
In Mississippi
8,425 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Vicksburg, MS?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Vicksburg is 4,981.3 per 100,000 people. That's 112.33% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 108.18% higher than the Mississippi total crime rate of 2,392.8 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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Vicksburg SnackAbility

1
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Vicksburg
/ 100k People
Mississippi
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,067 4,981.3 2,392.8 2,346.0
Murder 11 51.4 10.6 6.5
Robbery 10 46.7 47.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 135 630.3 194.0 279.7
Violent Crime 165 770.3 291.2 387.8
Burglary 134 625.6 488.3 314.2
Larceny 675 3,151.3 1,408.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 93 434.2 205.0 246.0
Property Crime 902 4,211.0 2,101.6 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Vicksburg

165
Violent Crimes
770.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
98.64%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 129.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Vicksburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 343.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Vicksburg is 770.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 98.64% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 164.57% higher than the Mississippi violent crime rate of 291.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Vicksburg

902
Property Crimes
4,211.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
115.05%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 23.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Vicksburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Vicksburg is 4,211.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 115.05% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 100.37% higher than the Mississippi property crime rate of 2,101.6 per 100,000 people.

Vicksburg Crime Compared To Mississippi Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Mississippi.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Vicksburg

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Madison, MS 25,862 279 1,078.8 1,040.1 38.7
Clinton, MS 24,349 479 1,967.2 1,901.5 65.7
Ridgeland, MS 24,080 600 2,491.7 2,188.5 303.2
Byram, MS 11,418 375 3,284.3 3,047.8 236.5
Flowood, MS 9,564 235 2,457.1 2,195.7 261.4
Richland, MS 7,276 137 1,882.9 1,663.0 219.9
Tallulah, LA 6,701 70 1,044.6 522.3 522.3
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