Greer, SC Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,148
Total Crimes
3,345.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
42.58%
Above National Average
70 out of 151
In South Carolina
7,528 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Greer, SC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Greer is 3,345.0 per 100,000 people. That's 42.58% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 2.87% 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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Greer SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Greer
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,148 3,345.0 3,251.8 2,346.0
Murder 1 2.9 10.5 6.5
Robbery 20 58.3 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 60 174.8 420.3 279.7
Violent Crime 97 282.6 530.7 387.8
Burglary 86 250.6 448.0 314.2
Larceny 879 2,561.2 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 86 250.6 282.1 246.0
Property Crime 1,051 3,062.4 2,721.1 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Greer

97
Violent Crimes
282.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-27.12%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 353.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Greer each year. That compares to a 1 in 188.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Greer is 282.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -27.12% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -46.74% lower than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 530.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Greer

1,051
Property Crimes
3,062.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
56.39%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 32.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Greer each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Greer is 3,062.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 56.39% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 12.54% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 2,721.1 per 100,000 people.

Greer 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 Greer

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Show Low, AZ 11,527 388 3,366.0 2,715.4 650.6
Eagar, AZ 4,944 39 788.8 586.6 202.3
Springerville, AZ 1,979 8 404.2 252.7 151.6
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