Clinton, SC Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
415
Total Crimes
4,933.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
99.19%
Above National Average
100 out of 155
In South Carolina
9,223 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Clinton, SC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Clinton is 4,933.4 per 100,000 people. That's 99.19% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 42.93% higher than the South Carolina total crime rate of 3,451.6 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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Clinton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Clinton
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 415 4,933.4 3,451.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.0 5.0
Robbery 6 71.3 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 54 641.9 390.5 250.2
Violent Crime 66 784.6 511.3 366.7
Burglary 57 677.6 533.4 340.5
Larceny 270 3,209.7 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 22 261.5 290.8 219.9
Property Crime 349 4,148.8 2,940.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Clinton

66.0
Violent Crimes
784.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
113.96%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 127.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Clinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 195.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Clinton is 784.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 113.96% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 53.46% higher than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 511.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Clinton

349.0
Property Crimes
4,148.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
96.64%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 24.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Clinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Clinton is 4,148.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 96.64% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 41.10% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 2,940.3 per 100,000 people.

Clinton Crime Compared To South Carolina Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Clinton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Mauldin, SC 25,453 470 1,846.5 1,622.6 223.9
Simpsonville, SC 23,682 681 2,875.6 2,681.4 194.2
Lexington, SC 22,160 704 3,176.9 2,852.0 324.9
Irmo, SC 12,516 452 3,611.4 3,299.8 311.6
Laurens, SC 8,823 530 6,007.0 5,100.3 906.7
Whitmire, SC 1,469 54 3,676.0 3,471.7 204.2
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