Henderson, NC Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,070
Total Crimes
7,189.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
190.28%
Above National Average
200 out of 218
In North Carolina
9,716 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Henderson, NC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Henderson is 7,189.4 per 100,000 people. That's 190.28% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 163.43% 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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Henderson SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
2
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Henderson
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,070 7,189.4 2,729.1 2,476.7
Murder 8 53.8 6.0 5.0
Robbery 30 201.6 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 195 1,310.2 262.4 250.2
Violent Crime 242 1,626.0 371.8 366.7
Burglary 211 1,417.7 519.1 340.5
Larceny 576 3,870.2 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 41 275.5 172.2 219.9
Property Crime 828 5,563.4 2,357.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Henderson

242.0
Violent Crimes
1,626.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
343.42%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 61.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Henderson each year. That compares to a 1 in 269.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Henderson is 1,626.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 343.42% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 337.33% higher than the North Carolina violent crime rate of 371.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Henderson

828.0
Property Crimes
5,563.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
163.68%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 18.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Henderson each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Henderson is 5,563.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 163.68% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 136.01% higher than the North Carolina property crime rate of 2,357.3 per 100,000 people.

Henderson 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 Henderson

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Raleigh, NC 477,828 9,742 2,038.8 1,783.1 255.7
Durham, NC 280,282 12,718 4,537.6 3,807.6 730.0
Cary, NC 172,525 1,674 970.3 904.2 66.1
Chapel Hill, NC 61,457 984 1,601.1 1,506.7 94.4
Apex, NC 56,276 580 1,030.6 936.5 94.2
Wake Forest, NC 46,145 417 903.7 851.7 52.0
Garner, NC 31,137 1,155 3,709.4 3,455.7 253.7
Morrisville, NC 28,796 391 1,357.8 1,316.2 41.7
Carrboro, NC 21,841 438 2,005.4 1,863.5 141.9
Knightdale, NC 18,351 368 2,005.3 1,776.5 228.9
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