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2019 Compare Crime Rates:
Richmond, VA vs Roanoke, VA

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 Richmond, VARoanoke, VAUnited States
 24.622.722.7
 55.959.635.4

The Crime Indices range from 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime). Our crime rates are based on FBI data.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault.

Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims.


  Cities with the Least Crime Near Richmond, VirginiaCrime Index
 Bowling Green, VA5.5
 New Kent, VA11.2
 King William, VA11.8
 Powhatan, VA12.9
 Hanover, VA13.9
 Central Garage, VA14.0
 Goochland, VA14.0
 Lake Caroline, VA14.7
 West Point, VA14.8
 Wyndham, VA15.1

Reviews for Richmond    104 Reviews
its fun but kinda scary - 3/5/2019
born and raised here. it's alright. the scenery and shops are nice but it isn't very safe. very fun place to be though. we have a lot of... Read More
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Richmond - 6/5/2018
I have lived all over the country and Richmond is definitely one of the nicer places. There are political differences, cultural differences, ethnic differences, etc. but... Read More

Born and raised here, getting the hell out!! - 4/25/2018
A woman just punched from behind a deaf and partially blind grocery store worker in Midlothian because she didn't respond to her asking where an item is. That pretty... Read More

Reviews for Roanoke    41 Reviews
Do a lot of homework - 11/3/2019
Choose wisely. That's the bottom line here. Really do your homework before you move permanently to this area. I took the bate on a good job opportunity and chose to move... Read More

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Roanoke Has Lots to Offer - 3/7/2019
I've lived in the Roanoke-Salem area all my live, and in Roanoke City for the past 21 years. I've seen so many positive changes. The city itself hovers around 100k... Read More

Lots of amenities for small to medium MSA - 3/4/2019
Roanoke City is about 100k population, Roanoke County almost the same, Salem is 25k. VA has independent cities which are compact and generally contain some wealthy older... Read More

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ZIPS IN RICHMOND, VA
23223, 23225, 23224, 23220, 23227, 23222, 23226, 23221, 23230, 23219, 11 total
ZIPS IN ROANOKE, VA
24012, 24017, 24014, 24015, 24016, 24013, 24011

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