Forest Acres, SC Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
627
Total Crimes
6,097.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
159.91%
Above National Average
122 out of 151
In South Carolina
8,659 out of 8,904
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 6,097.4 per 100,000 people. That's 159.91% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 87.51% 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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Forest Acres SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
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 627 6,097.4 3,251.8 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 10.5 6.5
Robbery 6 58.3 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 30 291.7 420.3 279.7
Violent Crime 41 398.7 530.7 387.8
Burglary 62 602.9 448.0 314.2
Larceny 483 4,697.1 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 41 398.7 282.1 246.0
Property Crime 586 5,698.7 2,721.1 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Forest Acres

41
Violent Crimes
398.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
2.81%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 250.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Forest Acres each year. That compares to a 1 in 188.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Forest Acres is 398.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 2.81% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -24.87% lower than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 530.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Forest Acres

586
Property Crimes
5,698.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
191.02%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 17.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Forest Acres each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Forest Acres is 5,698.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 191.02% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 109.43% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 2,721.1 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 131,777 6,889 5,227.8 4,475.7 752.0
Lexington, SC 22,592 540 2,390.2 2,182.2 208.0
West Columbia, SC 18,143 1,595 8,791.3 8,014.1 777.2
Cayce, SC 14,117 753 5,334.0 4,668.1 665.9
Irmo, SC 12,639 502 3,971.8 3,647.4 324.4
Springdale, SC 2,745 128 4,663.0 4,116.6 546.4
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