Danville, VA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,238
Total Crimes
3,118.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
32.91%
Above National Average
118 out of 144
In Virginia
7,325 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Danville, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Danville is 3,118.1 per 100,000 people. That's 32.91% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 87.26% higher than the Virginia total crime rate of 1,665.1 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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Danville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Danville
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,238 3,118.1 1,665.1 2,346.0
Murder 5 12.6 6.1 6.5
Robbery 12 30.2 34.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 75 188.9 141.7 279.7
Violent Crime 109 274.5 208.7 387.8
Burglary 114 287.1 133.5 314.2
Larceny 957 2,410.3 1,196.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 58 146.1 126.3 246.0
Property Crime 1,129 2,843.5 1,456.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Danville

109
Violent Crimes
274.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-29.21%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 364.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Danville each year. That compares to a 1 in 479.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Danville is 274.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -29.21% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 31.57% higher than the Virginia violent crime rate of 208.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Danville

1,129
Property Crimes
2,843.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
45.21%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 35.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Danville each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Danville is 2,843.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 45.21% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 95.24% higher than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,456.4 per 100,000 people.

Danville 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 Danville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Greensboro, NC 299,887 13,534 4,513.0 3,611.4 901.7
Chapel Hill, NC 64,853 1,233 1,901.2 1,757.8 143.4
Carrboro, NC 21,377 411 1,922.6 1,707.4 215.2
Mebane, NC 16,894 624 3,693.6 3,421.3 272.3
Eden, NC 14,799 517 3,493.5 2,905.6 587.9
Reidsville, NC 13,936 827 5,934.3 4,944.0 990.2
Elon, NC 12,609 70 555.2 475.9 79.3
Gibsonville, NC 7,437 104 1,398.4 1,196.7 201.7
Hillsborough, NC 7,226 404 5,590.9 5,175.8 415.2
Chatham, VA 1,422 8 562.6 421.9 140.6
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