Christiansburg, VA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
497
Total Crimes
2,189.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-11.60%
Below National Average
89 out of 147
In Virginia
6,535 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Christiansburg, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Christiansburg is 2,189.4 per 100,000 people. That's -11.60% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 18.30% higher than the Virginia total crime rate of 1,850.7 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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Christiansburg SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Christiansburg
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 497 2,189.4 1,850.7 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.0 5.0
Robbery 4 17.6 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 20 88.1 128.7 250.2
Violent Crime 31 136.6 208.0 366.7
Burglary 28 123.3 162.8 340.5
Larceny 424 1,867.8 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 61.7 120.3 219.9
Property Crime 466 2,052.9 1,642.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Christiansburg

31.0
Violent Crimes
136.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-62.76%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 732.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Christiansburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 480.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Christiansburg is 136.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -62.76% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -34.34% lower than the Virginia violent crime rate of 208.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Christiansburg

466.0
Property Crimes
2,052.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-2.70%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 48.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Christiansburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Christiansburg is 2,052.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -2.70% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 24.97% higher than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,642.7 per 100,000 people.

Christiansburg Crime Compared To Virginia Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Christiansburg

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Roanoke, VA 99,752 4,788 4,799.9 4,412.9 387.0
Blacksburg, VA 44,948 325 723.1 611.8 111.2
Salem, VA 25,590 582 2,274.3 2,184.4 89.9
Radford, VA 18,487 224 1,211.7 968.2 243.4
Pulaski, VA 8,683 312 3,593.2 3,201.7 391.6
Vinton, VA 8,110 221 2,725.0 2,392.1 332.9
Covington, VA 5,372 121 2,252.4 2,159.3 93.1
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