Pigeon Forge, TN Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
381
Total Crimes
5,969.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
141.01%
Above National Average
237 out of 249
In Tennessee
9,544 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Pigeon Forge, TN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Pigeon Forge is 5,969.0 per 100,000 people. That's 141.01% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 83.78% 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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Pigeon Forge SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
9

How Does Pigeon Forge Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Pigeon Forge
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 381 5,969.0 3,247.8 2,476.7
Murder 1 15.7 7.3 5.0
Robbery 4 62.7 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 30 470.0 456.7 250.2
Violent Crime 47 736.3 595.2 366.7
Burglary 54 846.0 437.4 340.5
Larceny 241 3,775.7 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 39 611.0 280.9 219.9
Property Crime 334 5,232.6 2,652.6 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Pigeon Forge

47.0
Violent Crimes
736.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
100.80%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 135.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Pigeon Forge each year. That compares to a 1 in 168.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Pigeon Forge is 736.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 100.80% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 23.71% higher than the Tennessee violent crime rate of 595.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Pigeon Forge

334.0
Property Crimes
5,232.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
148.00%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 19.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Pigeon Forge each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Pigeon Forge is 5,232.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 148.00% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 97.26% higher than the Tennessee property crime rate of 2,652.6 per 100,000 people.

Pigeon Forge 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 Pigeon Forge

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Knoxville, TN 188,666 9,466 5,017.3 4,350.0 667.3
Morristown, TN 30,044 1,678 5,585.1 4,736.4 848.8
Oak Ridge, TN 29,084 783 2,692.2 2,307.1 385.1
Sevierville, TN 16,760 938 5,596.7 4,952.3 644.4
Alcoa, TN 10,798 516 4,778.7 3,991.5 787.2
Waynesville, NC 10,146 747 7,362.5 6,751.4 611.1
Clinton, TN 10,062 369 3,667.3 3,220.0 447.2
Loudon, TN 5,869 57 971.2 886.0 85.2
Gatlinburg, TN 4,163 212 5,092.5 4,612.1 480.4
Dandridge, TN 3,168 80 2,525.3 2,146.5 378.8
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