Hopewell, VA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
555
Total Crimes
2,470.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.23%
Below National Average
101 out of 147
In Virginia
7,041 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Hopewell, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Hopewell is 2,470.9 per 100,000 people. That's -0.23% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 33.52% 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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Hopewell SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Hopewell
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 555 2,470.9 1,850.7 2,476.7
Murder 5 22.3 5.0 5.0
Robbery 22 97.9 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 45 200.3 128.7 250.2
Violent Crime 75 333.9 208.0 366.7
Burglary 80 356.2 162.8 340.5
Larceny 349 1,553.8 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 51 227.1 120.3 219.9
Property Crime 480 2,137.0 1,642.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Hopewell

75.0
Violent Crimes
333.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-8.94%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 299.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Hopewell each year. That compares to a 1 in 480.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Hopewell is 333.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -8.94% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 60.54% higher than the Virginia violent crime rate of 208.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Hopewell

480.0
Property Crimes
2,137.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
1.29%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 46.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Hopewell each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Hopewell is 2,137.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 1.29% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 30.09% higher than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,642.7 per 100,000 people.

Hopewell 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 Hopewell

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Richmond, VA 230,721 9,142 3,962.4 3,499.5 462.9
Petersburg, VA 31,273 1,268 4,054.6 3,306.4 748.2
Colonial Heights, VA 17,793 791 4,445.6 4,046.5 399.0
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