Durham, North Carolina 

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Crime in Durham, North Carolina

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Durham violent crime is 40.6. (The US average is 22.7)
Durham property crime is 58.1. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Durham, NC Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000979.114.946.1492.7425.47717.41980.95057.6678.9
2001974.714.740.5515.2404.36980.41817.44585.8577.2
2002936.215.538.8487.3394.76543.81597.34387.9558.6
200384011.138.4446344.56880.51782.14559.9538.5
2004774.514.945.2403.9310.66070.81612.13989.3469.4
2005720.217.143.4305.73545869.41539.43873.6456.4
2006936.76.246.9467.6415.95679.41482.83645.7550.9
2008818.410.833.8399.5374.25391.71573.63419.5398.6
2009699.49.227.7312.1350.35170.71601.43237.9331.4
2010690.49.825.7281.93734857.81562.12988.6307.1
2011738.211.727.7302.3396.648741675.42927271.6
2012725.98.926.7261.1429.24363.61394.12670.6298.9
2014734.48.429.2261.9434.94438.71462.32744.1232.2
2015847.213.228.7286.1519.24115.81234.52644.7236.5
20178.5316.6467.13826.3867.42675.7283.2
201812.1264.1410.93563.4817.52443302.8
201973013.243.2223.3450.33807.6703.62833.6270.4



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Chapel Hill, NC94.41,506.749,54482019
Morrisville, NC41.71,316.214,336112019
Hillsborough, NC519.15,354.57,321132019
Butner, NC420.51,440.07,687142019
Cary, NC66.1904.2136,949152019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Raleigh, NC255.71,783.1406,005182019
Greensboro, NC818.73,689.0232,761522019
Virginia Beach, VA129.41,760.7442,7841692019
Pittsburgh, PA578.83,016.1308,6093142018
Lexington, KY296.62,998.1311,8483382019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Durham    44 Reviews

Great place to live despite crime rates - 5/18/2022
I was raised in this city, left for work in the 2010s, and returned in 2018. This city has changed a lot over the years for the better. Growing up there was not a ton to... Read More

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Durham is changing - 10/10/2021
I've lived in durham for a few years and my experience is coming from someone who has traveled all over the world and has lived in many different states. First things... Read More

Love This City - 3/17/2021
I live here for my entire life and it has never gotten boring, I love the scenery, nightlife and basically everything here. There is always something new to do and... Read More


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