Vinton, VA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
221
Total Crimes
2,725.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
10.03%
Above National Average
115 out of 147
In Virginia
7,447 out of 9,891
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 2,725.0 per 100,000 people. That's 10.03% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 47.24% 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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Vinton SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
7

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 221 2,725.0 1,850.7 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.0 5.0
Robbery 2 24.7 41.3 81.6
Aggravated Assault 24 295.9 128.7 250.2
Violent Crime 27 332.9 208.0 366.7
Burglary 18 221.9 162.8 340.5
Larceny 168 2,071.5 1,359.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 8 98.6 120.3 219.9
Property Crime 194 2,392.1 1,642.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Vinton

27.0
Violent Crimes
332.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-9.21%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 300.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Vinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 480.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Vinton is 332.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -9.21% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 60.07% higher than the Virginia violent crime rate of 208.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Vinton

194.0
Property Crimes
2,392.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
13.38%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 41.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Vinton each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Vinton is 2,392.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 13.38% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 45.62% higher than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,642.7 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 99,752 4,788 4,799.9 4,412.9 387.0
Lynchburg, VA 82,512 2,118 2,566.9 2,183.9 383.0
Blacksburg, VA 44,948 325 723.1 611.8 111.2
Salem, VA 25,590 582 2,274.3 2,184.4 89.9
Christiansburg, VA 22,700 497 2,189.4 2,052.9 136.6
Lexington, VA 7,107 34 478.4 379.9 98.5
Buena Vista, VA 6,156 25 406.1 292.4 113.7
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