Elkton, VA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
19
Total Crimes
650.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-72.29%
Below National Average
22 out of 144
In Virginia
2,047 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Elkton, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Elkton is 650.0 per 100,000 people. That's -72.29% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -60.96% lower 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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Elkton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
3
Safety
8.5
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Elkton
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 19 650.0 1,665.1 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 6.1 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 34.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1 34.2 141.7 279.7
Violent Crime 2 68.4 208.7 387.8
Burglary 0 0.0 133.5 314.2
Larceny 14 479.0 1,196.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 3 102.6 126.3 246.0
Property Crime 17 581.6 1,456.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Elkton

2
Violent Crimes
68.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-82.36%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,461.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Elkton each year. That compares to a 1 in 479.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Elkton is 68.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -82.36% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -67.21% lower than the Virginia violent crime rate of 208.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Elkton

17
Property Crimes
581.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-70.30%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 171.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Elkton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Elkton is 581.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -70.30% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -60.07% lower than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,456.4 per 100,000 people.

Elkton 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 Elkton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Harrisonburg, VA 53,442 928 1,736.5 1,517.5 218.9
Charlottesville, VA 47,671 1,105 2,318.0 1,921.5 396.5
Staunton, VA 25,048 594 2,371.4 2,191.8 179.7
Waynesboro, VA 22,801 535 2,346.4 2,100.8 245.6
Warrenton, VA 10,073 146 1,449.4 1,340.2 109.2
Strasburg, VA 6,703 77 1,148.7 954.8 193.9
Woodstock, VA 5,279 136 2,576.2 2,386.8 189.4
Grottoes, VA 2,860 26 909.1 874.1 35.0
Shenandoah, VA 2,327 20 859.5 687.6 171.9
New Market, VA 2,261 32 1,415.3 1,326.8 88.5
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