Mooresville, NC Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,115
Total Crimes
2,861.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
15.53%
Above National Average
88 out of 218
In North Carolina
7,644 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Mooresville, NC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mooresville is 2,861.4 per 100,000 people. That's 15.53% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 4.85% 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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Mooresville SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Mooresville
/ 100k People
North Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,115 2,861.4 2,729.1 2,476.7
Murder 1 2.6 6.0 5.0
Robbery 9 23.1 72.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 44 112.9 262.4 250.2
Violent Crime 65 166.8 371.8 366.7
Burglary 81 207.9 519.1 340.5
Larceny 913 2,343.0 1,666.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 56 143.7 172.2 219.9
Property Crime 1,050 2,694.6 2,357.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Mooresville

65.0
Violent Crimes
166.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-54.51%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 599.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mooresville each year. That compares to a 1 in 269.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mooresville is 166.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -54.51% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -55.14% lower than the North Carolina violent crime rate of 371.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mooresville

1,050.0
Property Crimes
2,694.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
27.71%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 37.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mooresville each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mooresville is 2,694.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 27.71% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 14.31% higher than the North Carolina property crime rate of 2,357.3 per 100,000 people.

Mooresville 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 Mooresville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Concord, NC 96,138 1,703 1,771.4 1,649.7 121.7
Huntersville, NC 58,512 1,027 1,755.2 1,620.2 135.0
Kannapolis, NC 50,725 1,286 2,535.2 2,275.0 260.2
Salisbury, NC 33,877 1,662 4,906.0 4,171.0 735.0
Davidson, NC 13,193 129 977.8 917.2 60.6
Troutman, NC 2,755 71 2,577.1 2,431.9 145.2
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