Carthage, NC Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
76
Total Crimes
3,011.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
21.58%
Above National Average
92 out of 218
In North Carolina
7,824 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Carthage, NC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Carthage is 3,011.1 per 100,000 people. That's 21.58% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 10.33% higher than the North Carolina total crime rate of 2,729.1 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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Carthage SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
5
Education
8
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Carthage
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 76 3,011.1 2,729.1 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.0 5.0
Robbery 2 79.2 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1 39.6 262.4 250.2
Violent Crime 4 158.5 371.8 366.7
Burglary 15 594.3 519.1 340.5
Larceny 52 2,060.2 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 5 198.1 172.2 219.9
Property Crime 72 2,852.6 2,357.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Carthage

4.0
Violent Crimes
158.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-56.78%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 631.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Carthage each year. That compares to a 1 in 269.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Carthage is 158.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -56.78% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -57.38% lower than the North Carolina violent crime rate of 371.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Carthage

72.0
Property Crimes
2,852.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
35.20%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 35.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Carthage each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Carthage is 2,852.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 35.20% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 21.01% higher than the North Carolina property crime rate of 2,357.3 per 100,000 people.

Carthage 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 Carthage

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Sanford, NC 29,483 846 2,869.5 2,652.4 217.1
Pinehurst, NC 16,522 124 750.5 683.9 66.6
Southern Pines, NC 14,524 412 2,836.7 2,520.0 316.7
Aberdeen, NC 7,892 342 4,333.5 3,814.0 519.5
Whispering Pines, NC 3,385 31 915.8 915.8 0.0
Robbins, NC 1,212 30 2,475.2 2,145.2 330.0
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