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Crime rate in Calvert City, Kentucky (KY): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Calvert City, KY compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Calvert City, KY

The 2018 crime rate in Calvert City, KY is 130 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.1 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 49.2% U.S. cities. The 2018 Calvert City crime rate fell by 30% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Calvert City has seen rise of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Calvert City, KY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Calvert City:

130.1
Benton:

194.7
Paducah:

409.6
Eddyville:

90.7
Brookport:

77.4
Lone Oak:

16.1
Metropolis:

462.8
Marion:

265.4
Mayfield:

318.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Calvert City by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(117.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.3)
2
(79.3)
3
(117.9)
1
(39.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(154.8)
1
(39.0)
1
(39.4)
1
(39.8)
2
(80.6)
2
(79.3)
1
(39.3)
2
(79.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
17
(613.9)
7
(254.3)
14
(541.8)
7
(273.3)
6
(236.2)
19
(756.4)
4
(161.2)
5
(198.3)
6
(235.8)
9
(358.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
35
(1,264)
14
(508.5)
22
(851.4)
22
(859.0)
20
(787.4)
29
(1,154)
8
(322.5)
16
(634.7)
37
(1,454)
32
(1,273)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(72.2)
5
(181.6)
2
(77.4)
2
(78.1)
1
(39.4)
2
(79.6)
1
(40.3)
1
(39.7)
3
(117.9)
2
(79.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index99.381.7109.1161.359.1113.575.8121.8186.3130.1

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.




According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Calvert City, Kentucky as of October 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Calvert City is 142 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Calvert City:

79.6
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Calvert City:

137.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Calvert City:

119.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Calvert City:

80.6
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Calvert City:

19.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Calvert City:

19.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Calvert City:

136.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Calvert City:

77.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Calvert City:

36.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Calvert City:

0.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2004
Calvert City:

139.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Calvert City:

12.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Calvert City:

147.2
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Calvert City:

137.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Calvert City:

77.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Calvert City:

54.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Calvert City:

220.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Calvert City:

92.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Calvert City:

109.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Calvert City:

162.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Calvert City:

103.5
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Calvert City:

196.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2004
Calvert City:

125.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Calvert City:

239.9
U.S. Average:

334.1
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: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
Kentucky average:

1.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
Kentucky average:

1.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
Kentucky average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Kentucky average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.36
Kentucky average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Kentucky average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Kentucky average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Kentucky average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Kentucky average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Kentucky average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Kentucky average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Kentucky average:

1.91

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Calvert City, KY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 42029, 42044.