Clinton, SC Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
379
Total Crimes
4,531.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
93.17%
Above National Average
91 out of 151
In South Carolina
8,254 out of 8,904
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 4,531.9 per 100,000 people. That's 93.17% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 39.37% higher than the South Carolina total crime rate of 3,251.8 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
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
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 379 4,531.9 3,251.8 2,346.0
Murder 2 23.9 10.5 6.5
Robbery 4 47.8 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 59 705.5 420.3 279.7
Violent Crime 78 932.7 530.7 387.8
Burglary 52 621.8 448.0 314.2
Larceny 217 2,594.8 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 32 382.6 282.1 246.0
Property Crime 301 3,599.2 2,721.1 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Clinton

78
Violent Crimes
932.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
140.51%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 107.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Clinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 188.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Clinton is 932.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 140.51% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 75.75% higher than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 530.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Clinton

301
Property Crimes
3,599.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
83.80%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 27.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Clinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Clinton is 3,599.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 83.80% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 32.27% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 2,721.1 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 25,662 573 2,232.9 1,971.8 261.1
Simpsonville, SC 24,960 900 3,605.8 3,269.2 336.5
Lexington, SC 22,592 540 2,390.2 2,182.2 208.0
Irmo, SC 12,639 502 3,971.8 3,647.4 324.4
Laurens, SC 8,823 530 6,007.0 5,100.3 906.7
Whitmire, SC 1,455 35 2,405.5 2,061.9 343.6
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