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


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

Crime rate in Harrodsburg, KY

The 2018 crime rate in Harrodsburg, KY is 77 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.6 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 29.0% U.S. cities. The 2018 Harrodsburg crime rate fell by 54% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Harrodsburg has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Harrodsburg, KY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Harrodsburg:

76.6
Danville:

193.4
Wilmore:

72.7
Junction City:

23.0
Nicholasville:

192.7
Lancaster:

125.7
Lawrenceburg:

85.0
Stanford:

74.6
Versailles:

118.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Harrodsburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(12.4)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.2)
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)
3
(37.1)
6
(73.3)
2
(24.5)
4
(49.0)
7
(85.4)
6
(73.6)
1
(11.9)
1
(12.0)
5
(60.2)
4
(47.7)
3
(35.9)
1
(11.9)
4
(47.5)
1
(11.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(61.8)
3
(36.6)
7
(85.7)
7
(85.7)
5
(61.0)
3
(36.8)
7
(83.4)
5
(59.9)
3
(36.1)
1
(11.9)
1
(12.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(71.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
19
(234.7)
16
(195.4)
6
(73.5)
9
(110.2)
6
(73.2)
9
(110.4)
9
(107.2)
6
(71.9)
8
(96.4)
4
(47.7)
6
(71.8)
13
(154.8)
5
(59.3)
2
(23.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
46
(568.3)
49
(598.3)
49
(600.2)
61
(746.7)
51
(622.3)
54
(662.3)
59
(702.5)
70
(839.1)
71
(855.3)
72
(859.2)
58
(693.8)
63
(750.1)
43
(510.3)
25
(297.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
69
(852.5)
54
(659.3)
92
(1,127)
132
(1,616)
68
(829.8)
62
(760.4)
89
(1,060)
94
(1,127)
152
(1,831)
192
(2,291)
168
(2,010)
102
(1,214)
74
(878.1)
55
(654.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(111.2)
13
(158.7)
20
(245.0)
15
(183.6)
11
(134.2)
5
(61.3)
5
(59.5)
15
(179.8)
5
(60.2)
10
(119.3)
5
(59.8)
18
(214.3)
24
(284.8)
16
(190.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.4)
1
(12.2)
N/A1
(12.2)
2
(24.5)
1
(11.9)
1
(12.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.9)
City-Data.com crime index202.6214.0166.7218.5213.2173.7152.3160.2216.2212.6180.4158.7164.876.6

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 32 registered sex offenders living in Harrodsburg, Kentucky as of October 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Harrodsburg is 264 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Harrodsburg:

23.8
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Harrodsburg:

112.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Harrodsburg:

89.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Harrodsburg:

77.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Harrodsburg:

77.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Harrodsburg:

126.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Harrodsburg:

77.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Harrodsburg:

107.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Harrodsburg:

147.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Harrodsburg:

176.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Harrodsburg:

146.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Harrodsburg:

104.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Harrodsburg:

213.7
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Harrodsburg:

210.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Harrodsburg:

135.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Property crime rate in 2018
Harrodsburg:

120.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Harrodsburg:

188.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Harrodsburg:

242.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Harrodsburg:

248.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Harrodsburg:

304.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Harrodsburg:

271.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Harrodsburg:

251.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Harrodsburg:

202.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Harrodsburg:

179.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Harrodsburg:

186.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Harrodsburg:

257.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Harrodsburg:

213.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Harrodsburg:

176.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Harrodsburg:

173.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Harrodsburg:

171.6
U.S. Average:

327.4
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: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Kentucky average:

1.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 30 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Kentucky average:

1.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 30 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Kentucky average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Kentucky average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 30 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Kentucky average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 27 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Kentucky average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 21 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Kentucky average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 21 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 23 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Kentucky average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 20 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Kentucky average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 25 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Kentucky average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 25 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Kentucky average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 25 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Kentucky average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 27 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Kentucky average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 29 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.37
Kentucky average:

1.91

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Harrodsburg, KY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 40330.