Crime in Charlotte, NC, United States

Crime rates in Charlotte, NC, United States

Level of crime
50.47 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
65.09 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
39.42 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
36.57 Low
Worries car stolen
30.19 Low
Worries things from car stolen
45.83 Moderate
Worries attacked
33.80 Low
Worries being insulted
34.72 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
22.69 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
48.61 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
52.88 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
44.44 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
36.79 Low

Safety in Charlotte, NC, United States

Safety walking alone during daylight
79.63 High
Safety walking alone during night
50.46 Moderate

Contributors: 54

Last update: October 2019

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

If the value is 0, it means it is perceived as very low, and if the value is 100, it means it is perceived as very high.

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3 Comments so far

#Anonymous on Dec 29, 2017 :
That is like that everywhere though. Of course poor people struggle!
#Jackson Vue on Jul 15, 2016 :
Charlotte, doesn't have a crime issue. It has a class issue. The well-off are doing fine, but the lower incomes are having a hard time.

The city has lots of things that are great for young professional millennials. Sports (NBA,NFL, Minor-league hockey and baseball) Several great night spots and pubs to enjoy. The light rail is moving along fine and construction is making traffic better than Atlanta. This is a medium-to-big city at 1.3 million people.
#ERJ on Apr 26, 2016 :
People are getting killed because the leadership change in the city is much softer on crime than prior. Direct correlation. It is harder to obtain guns now than ever.... nothing to do with gun laws, and everything to do with the shift to the Urban Left style management ( a la Detroit, Chicago, New Orleans, etc.) Our unimpeded growth is killing the goose that laid the golden egg quickly.