Forest Acres, SC Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
701
Total Crimes
6,792.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
174.26%
Above National Average
131 out of 155
In South Carolina
9,674 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Forest Acres, SC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Forest Acres is 6,792.6 per 100,000 people. That's 174.26% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 96.80% 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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Forest Acres SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
9

How Does Forest Acres Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Forest Acres
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 701 6,792.6 3,451.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.0 5.0
Robbery 9 87.2 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 50 484.5 390.5 250.2
Violent Crime 64 620.2 511.3 366.7
Burglary 87 843.0 533.4 340.5
Larceny 508 4,922.5 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 42 407.0 290.8 219.9
Property Crime 637 6,172.5 2,940.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Forest Acres

64.0
Violent Crimes
620.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
69.12%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 161.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Forest Acres each year. That compares to a 1 in 195.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Forest Acres is 620.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 69.12% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 21.30% higher than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 511.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Forest Acres

637.0
Property Crimes
6,172.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
192.55%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 16.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Forest Acres each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Forest Acres is 6,172.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 192.55% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 109.93% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 2,940.3 per 100,000 people.

Forest Acres 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 Forest Acres

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Columbia, SC 133,790 8,064 6,027.4 5,252.3 775.1
Lexington, SC 22,160 704 3,176.9 2,852.0 324.9
West Columbia, SC 17,986 1,326 7,372.4 6,666.3 706.1
Cayce, SC 14,211 942 6,628.7 5,657.6 971.1
Irmo, SC 12,516 452 3,611.4 3,299.8 311.6
Springdale, SC 2,753 107 3,886.7 3,487.1 399.6
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