Greenville, NC Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
3,148
Total Crimes
3,376.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
31.46%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Greenville, NC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Greenville is 3,376.4 per 100,000 people. That's 31.46% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 17.57% higher 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.

Greenville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Greenville
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,148 3,376.4 2,871.7 2,568.4
Murder 5 5.4 6.0 5.0
Robbery 109 116.9 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 327 350.7 265.1 246.8
Violent Crime 441 473.0 377.6 368.9
Burglary 475 509.5 599.9 376.0
Larceny 2,121 2,274.9 1,724.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 111 119.1 169.8 228.9
Property Crime 2,707 2,903.4 2,494.1 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Greenville

441
Violent Crimes
473.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
28.22%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 211.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Greenville each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Greenville is 473.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 28.22% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 25.26% higher than the North Carolina violent crime rate of 377.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Greenville

2,707
Property Crimes
2,903.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
32.00%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 34.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Greenville each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Greenville is 2,903.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 32.00% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 16.41% higher than the North Carolina property crime rate of 2,494.1 per 100,000 people.

Greenville 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 Greenville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Rocky Mount, NC 54,085 1,997 3,692.3 2,915.8 776.6
Wilson, NC 49,367 1,969 3,988.5 3,482.1 506.4
New Bern, NC 29,600 1,048 3,540.5 3,175.7 364.9
Kinston, NC 20,341 1,531 7,526.7 6,415.6 1,111.1
Winterville, NC 9,712 104 1,070.8 926.7 144.2
Ayden, NC 5,162 165 3,196.4 2,886.5 310.0
Farmville, NC 4,712 160 3,395.6 2,737.7 657.9
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