Carolina Beach, NC Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
162
Total Crimes
2,550.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.70%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Carolina Beach, NC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Carolina Beach is 2,550.4 per 100,000 people. That's -0.70% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -11.19% lower than the North Carolina total crime rate of 2,871.7 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.

Carolina Beach SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
6

How Does Carolina Beach Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Carolina Beach
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 162 2,550.4 2,871.7 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 3 47.2 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 15 236.1 265.1 246.8
Violent Crime 18 283.4 377.6 368.9
Burglary 23 362.1 599.9 376.0
Larceny 112 1,763.2 1,724.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 9 141.7 169.8 228.9
Property Crime 144 2,267.0 2,494.1 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Carolina Beach

18
Violent Crimes
283.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-23.18%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 352.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Carolina Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Carolina Beach is 283.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -23.18% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -24.96% lower than the North Carolina violent crime rate of 377.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Carolina Beach

144
Property Crimes
2,267.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
3.07%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 44.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Carolina Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Carolina Beach is 2,267.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 3.07% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -9.11% lower than the North Carolina property crime rate of 2,494.1 per 100,000 people.

Carolina Beach Crime Compared To North Carolina Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Carolina Beach

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Wilmington, NC 120,920 4,373 3,616.4 3,009.4 607.0
Leland, NC 21,008 347 1,651.8 1,523.2 128.5
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