Vinton, VA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
258
Total Crimes
3,178.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
35.49%
Above National Average
120 out of 144
In Virginia
7,390 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Vinton, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Vinton is 3,178.5 per 100,000 people. That's 35.49% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 90.89% 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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Vinton SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Vinton
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 258 3,178.5 1,665.1 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 6.1 6.5
Robbery 3 37.0 34.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 30 369.6 141.7 279.7
Violent Crime 35 431.2 208.7 387.8
Burglary 20 246.4 133.5 314.2
Larceny 192 2,365.4 1,196.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 11 135.5 126.3 246.0
Property Crime 223 2,747.3 1,456.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Vinton

35
Violent Crimes
431.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
11.19%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 231.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Vinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 479.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Vinton is 431.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 11.19% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 106.65% higher than the Virginia violent crime rate of 208.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Vinton

223
Property Crimes
2,747.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
40.30%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 36.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Vinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Vinton is 2,747.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 40.30% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 88.64% higher than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,456.4 per 100,000 people.

Vinton 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 Vinton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Roanoke, VA 99,335 4,257 4,285.5 3,834.5 451.0
Lynchburg, VA 82,871 1,717 2,071.9 1,629.0 442.9
Blacksburg, VA 44,422 339 763.1 697.9 65.3
Salem, VA 25,326 493 1,946.6 1,895.3 51.3
Christiansburg, VA 22,643 516 2,278.8 2,115.4 163.4
Lexington, VA 7,487 55 734.6 614.4 120.2
Buena Vista, VA 6,459 19 294.2 247.7 46.4
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