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Crime rate in Apex, North Carolina (NC): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Apex, NC compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Apex, NC

The 2018 crime rate in Apex, NC is 80 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.4 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 30.5% U.S. cities. The 2018 Apex crime rate rose by 5% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Apex has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Apex, NC is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Apex:

80.5
Cary:

68.7
Holly Springs:

45.1
Morrisville:

93.2
Fuquay-Varina:

108.9
Garner:

274.9
Raleigh:

259.8
Angier:

179.3
Chapel Hill:

158.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Apex by year

Type

2005

2009

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
1
(2.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(7.2)
3
(8.6)
2
(5.3)
3
(7.7)
5
(12.1)
3
(6.9)
2
(4.2)
N/AN/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(25.0)
7
(20.1)
8
(21.1)
10
(25.6)
7
(16.9)
10
(23.0)
13
(27.5)
7
(14.2)
15
(28.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
36
(128.7)
40
(115.1)
14
(36.9)
20
(51.2)
24
(58.0)
15
(34.6)
24
(50.7)
16
(32.5)
35
(66.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
93
(332.5)
87
(250.2)
72
(189.7)
88
(225.2)
104
(251.5)
109
(251.1)
83
(175.4)
81
(164.8)
74
(140.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
399
(1,427)
293
(842.8)
510
(1,344)
454
(1,162)
414
(1,001)
347
(799.3)
501
(1,059)
548
(1,115)
577
(1,097)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
25
(89.4)
18
(51.8)
10
(26.3)
15
(38.4)
17
(41.1)
6
(13.8)
17
(35.9)
14
(28.5)
12
(22.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(3.6)
3
(8.6)
3
(7.9)
6
(15.4)
2
(4.8)
2
(4.6)
1
(2.1)
4
(8.1)
2
(3.8)
City-Data.com crime index133.691.387.189.387.370.083.576.580.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Apex, North Carolina as of December 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Apex is 1,840 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2016
Apex:

47.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Apex:

35.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Apex:

49.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Apex:

46.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Apex:

34.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2009
Apex:

76.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2005
Apex:

91.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Apex:

145.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Apex:

188.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Apex:

105.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Apex:

86.4
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Apex:

93.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Apex:

93.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2014
Apex:

92.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Apex:

106.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Apex:

108.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Apex:

109.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2009
Apex:

100.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2005
Apex:

151.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Apex:

140.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Apex:

157.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Apex:

174.2
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 96 (78 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
North Carolina average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 93 (77 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
North Carolina average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 91 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
North Carolina average:

2.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 84 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
North Carolina average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 81 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
North Carolina average:

2.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 76 (61 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
North Carolina average:

2.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 72 (59 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
North Carolina average:

2.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 68 (53 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
North Carolina average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 68 (54 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
North Carolina average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 69 (54 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
North Carolina average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 68 (54 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
North Carolina average:

2.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 65 (51 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
North Carolina average:

2.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 57 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
North Carolina average:

2.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 56 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
North Carolina average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 52 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
North Carolina average:

2.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 44 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
North Carolina average:

2.43

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Apex, NC
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 27502, 27511, 27513, 27519, 27523, 27539, 27562.