Irmo, SC Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
452
Total Crimes
3,611.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
45.81%
Above National Average
76 out of 155
In South Carolina
8,444 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Irmo, SC?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Irmo is 3,611.4 per 100,000 people. That's 45.81% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 4.63% 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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Irmo SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Irmo
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 452 3,611.4 3,451.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.0 5.0
Robbery 4 32.0 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 32 255.7 390.5 250.2
Violent Crime 39 311.6 511.3 366.7
Burglary 51 407.5 533.4 340.5
Larceny 340 2,716.5 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 22 175.8 290.8 219.9
Property Crime 413 3,299.8 2,940.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Irmo

39.0
Violent Crimes
311.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-15.03%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 320.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Irmo each year. That compares to a 1 in 195.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Irmo is 311.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -15.03% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -39.05% lower than the South Carolina violent crime rate of 511.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Irmo

413.0
Property Crimes
3,299.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
56.39%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 30.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Irmo each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Irmo is 3,299.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 56.39% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 12.22% higher than the South Carolina property crime rate of 2,940.3 per 100,000 people.

Irmo 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 Irmo

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
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
Forest Acres, SC 10,320 701 6,792.6 6,172.5 620.2
Springdale, SC 2,753 107 3,886.7 3,487.1 399.6
Chapin, SC 1,653 59 3,569.3 3,387.8 181.5
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