Fayetteville, TN Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
277
Total Crimes
3,930.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
58.71%
Above National Average
197 out of 249
In Tennessee
8,696 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Fayetteville, TN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Fayetteville is 3,930.8 per 100,000 people. That's 58.71% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 21.03% higher than the Tennessee total crime rate of 3,247.8 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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Fayetteville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Fayetteville
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 277 3,930.8 3,247.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 7.3 5.0
Robbery 2 28.4 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 47 667.0 456.7 250.2
Violent Crime 53 752.1 595.2 366.7
Burglary 24 340.6 437.4 340.5
Larceny 189 2,682.0 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 11 156.1 280.9 219.9
Property Crime 224 3,178.7 2,652.6 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Fayetteville

53.0
Violent Crimes
752.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
105.10%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 133.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Fayetteville each year. That compares to a 1 in 168.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Fayetteville is 752.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 105.10% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 26.36% higher than the Tennessee violent crime rate of 595.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Fayetteville

224.0
Property Crimes
3,178.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
50.65%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Fayetteville each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Fayetteville is 3,178.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 50.65% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.83% higher than the Tennessee property crime rate of 2,652.6 per 100,000 people.

Fayetteville Crime Compared To Tennessee Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Tennessee.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Fayetteville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Murfreesboro, TN 145,929 4,839 3,316.0 2,897.3 418.7
Decatur, AL 54,207 2,536 4,678.4 4,257.8 420.6
Spring Hill, TN 43,303 434 1,002.2 879.8 122.4
Columbia, TN 40,001 1,459 3,647.4 3,004.9 642.5
Athens, AL 26,177 781 2,983.5 2,933.9 49.7
Tullahoma, TN 19,468 781 4,011.7 3,277.2 734.5
Scottsboro, AL 14,443 864 5,982.1 4,645.8 1,336.3
Manchester, TN 11,020 496 4,500.9 3,947.4 553.5
Winchester, TN 8,733 335 3,836.0 3,355.1 480.9
Ardmore, AL 1,428 40 2,801.1 2,451.0 350.1
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