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Crime rate in Chapin, South Carolina (SC): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Chapin, SC compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Chapin, SC

The 2018 crime rate in Chapin, SC is 268 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 79.4% U.S. cities. The 2018 Chapin crime rate rose by 110% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Chapin has seen rise of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Chapin, SC is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Chapin:

268.3
Irmo:

299.8
Prosperity:

258.6
Lexington:

241.2
Newberry:

469.3
West Columbia:

707.5
Springdale:

363.4
Batesburg-Leesville:

630.3
Winnsboro:

264.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Chapin by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(286.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(67.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(148.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(284.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(129.9)
2
(136.8)
2
(134.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.5)
2
(126.7)
1
(62.5)
3
(184.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(741.8)
8
(1,164)
0
(0.0)
10
(1,420)
2
(278.6)
1
(129.9)
1
(68.4)
4
(269.4)
9
(597.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(126.7)
1
(62.5)
1
(61.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(1,039)
12
(1,747)
4
(573.1)
5
(710.2)
5
(696.4)
6
(779.2)
9
(615.6)
7
(471.4)
6
(398.4)
7
(456.6)
9
(580.3)
4
(253.5)
2
(125.1)
5
(306.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
62
(9,199)
53
(7,715)
43
(6,160)
38
(5,398)
30
(4,178)
28
(3,636)
33
(2,257)
55
(3,704)
29
(1,926)
52
(3,392)
35
(2,257)
43
(2,725)
33
(2,064)
65
(3,990)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(143.3)
1
(142.0)
1
(139.3)
2
(259.7)
1
(68.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(66.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.5)
4
(245.5)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index633.5663.8527.2646.3282.7285.7193.6329.3229.7167.6207.0190.1127.6268.3

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 South Carolina and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Chapin, South Carolina as of October 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Chapin is 538 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Chapin:

122.8
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Chapin:

62.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Chapin:

126.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Chapin:

96.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Chapin:

0.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Chapin:

298.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Chapin:

269.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Chapin:

102.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Chapin:

129.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Chapin:

139.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Chapin:

852.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Chapin:

286.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Chapin:

582.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Chapin:

445.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Chapin:

321.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Chapin:

457.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Chapin:

297.7
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Chapin:

137.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Chapin:

186.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Chapin:

238.6
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Chapin:

260.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Chapin:

185.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Chapin:

279.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Chapin:

246.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Chapin:

376.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Chapin:

369.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Chapin:

433.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Chapin:

444.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Chapin:

735.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Chapin:

667.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Chapin:

1,421.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Chapin:

1,332.3
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:

4.30
South Carolina average:

2.48

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

4.38
South Carolina average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.44
South Carolina average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.87
South Carolina average:

2.66

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

3.91
South Carolina average:

2.51

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

3.98
South Carolina average:

2.84

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

4.04
South Carolina average:

2.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
South Carolina average:

2.81

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

7.79
South Carolina average:

2.67

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

8.36
South Carolina average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

8.52
South Carolina average:

2.81

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 7 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.16
South Carolina average:

2.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.96
South Carolina average:

2.48

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

9.55
South Carolina average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

9.55
South Carolina average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

9.55
South Carolina average:

2.44

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Chapin, SC
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 29036.