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Crime rate in Conway, 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 Conway, SC compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Conway, SC

The 2019 crime rate in Conway, SC is 282 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 82.1% U.S. cities. The 2019 Conway crime rate fell by 19% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 1. In the last 5 years Conway has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Conway, SC is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Conway:

282.3
Aynor:

195.2
Myrtle Beach:

872.9
Surfside Beach:

278.0
Loris:

496.7
North Myrtle Beach:

458.7
Johnsonville:

114.5
Hemingway:

595.0
Tabor City:

309.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Conway by year

Type

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(22.0)
1
(7.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.0)
1
(5.8)
3
(15.7)
9
(43.0)
3
(13.7)
2
(8.4)
1
(4.0)
1
(3.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(44.0)
7
(49.0)
2
(12.3)
6
(35.8)
11
(63.6)
11
(57.5)
13
(62.1)
20
(91.4)
21
(88.2)
15
(60.5)
14
(53.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
41
(300.3)
54
(378.0)
42
(257.7)
34
(203.1)
35
(202.3)
19
(99.4)
27
(129.0)
24
(109.7)
18
(75.6)
22
(88.8)
11
(42.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
154
(1,128)
157
(1,099)
148
(908.3)
118
(704.8)
111
(641.5)
80
(418.4)
66
(315.2)
127
(580.6)
101
(424.3)
103
(415.6)
85
(325.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
210
(1,538)
310
(2,170)
278
(1,706)
263
(1,571)
220
(1,272)
111
(580.5)
134
(640.0)
138
(630.9)
100
(420.1)
164
(661.7)
90
(344.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
838
(6,139)
1,012
(7,084)
775
(4,756)
647
(3,865)
636
(3,676)
727
(3,802)
793
(3,787)
805
(3,680)
769
(3,230)
748
(3,018)
739
(2,828)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
54
(395.6)
90
(630.0)
59
(362.1)
46
(274.8)
31
(179.2)
42
(219.7)
49
(234.0)
73
(333.7)
67
(281.4)
48
(193.7)
55
(210.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(29.3)
5
(35.0)
3
(18.4)
2
(11.9)
5
(28.9)
2
(10.5)
5
(23.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.2)
2
(8.1)
2
(7.7)
City-Data.com crime index779.7872.1607.4529.0501.8401.2452.4467.7376.0348.8282.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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 209 registered sex offenders living in Conway, South Carolina as of January 26, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Conway is 106 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Conway:

245.0
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Conway:

320.8
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Conway:

355.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Conway:

464.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Conway:

370.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2013
Conway:

347.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2011
Conway:

497.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Conway:

501.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Conway:

595.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Conway:

801.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Conway:

802.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Conway:

567.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Conway:

323.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Conway:

386.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Conway:

446.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Conway:

241.9
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Conway:

312.3
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Conway:

287.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Conway:

360.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Conway:

352.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
Conway:

339.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2011
Conway:

465.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Conway:

548.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Conway:

633.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Conway:

882.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Conway:

673.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Conway:

631.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Conway:

455.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Conway:

537.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Conway:

512.1
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 2019, including police officers: 58 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
South Carolina average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 59 (55 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
South Carolina average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 57 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
South Carolina average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 53 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
South Carolina average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 57 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
South Carolina average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 55 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
South Carolina average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 58 (54 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
South Carolina average:

2.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 60 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
South Carolina average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 58 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.83
South Carolina average:

2.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 65 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
South Carolina average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 65 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.07
South Carolina average:

2.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 61 (46 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.01
South Carolina average:

2.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 63 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.43
South Carolina average:

2.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 60 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.82
South Carolina average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 63 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.07
South Carolina average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 64 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.24
South Carolina average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 65 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.24
South Carolina average:

2.44

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

Zip codes: 29526, 29579.