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Crime rate in Hinton, West Virginia (WV): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Hinton, WV compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Hinton, WV

The 2018 crime rate in Hinton, WV is 99 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.8 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 38.3% U.S. cities. The 2018 Hinton crime rate fell by 43% compared to 2013.
See how dangerous Hinton, WV is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Hinton:

99.3
Alderson:

183.3
Beckley:

548.6
Mabscott:

116.1
Rich Creek:

314.5
Sophia:

173.7
Glen Lyn:

127.1
Mount Hope:

35.5
Rhodell:

17.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Hinton by year

Type

2006

2007

2012

2013

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(37.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(37.1)
2
(76.3)
4
(150.2)
1
(38.4)
1
(41.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
10
(370.6)
8
(305.1)
9
(337.8)
2
(76.8)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
19
(704.2)
14
(533.9)
50
(1,877)
32
(1,229)
14
(579.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
34
(1,260)
31
(1,182)
115
(4,317)
36
(1,382)
20
(827.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(114.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(76.8)
4
(165.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.4)
1
(41.4)
City-Data.com crime index259.1177.7416.7174.399.3

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 West Virginia and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Hinton, West Virginia as of July 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hinton is 155 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Hinton:

20.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2013
Hinton:

57.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Hinton:

244.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Hinton:

190.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Hinton:

278.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2004
Hinton:

122.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Hinton:

133.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Hinton:

128.3
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Hinton:

182.0
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2013
Hinton:

326.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Hinton:

591.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2007
Hinton:

183.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Hinton:

203.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Hinton:

49.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Hinton:

62.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Hinton:

66.3
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: 8 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
West Virginia average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
West Virginia average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
West Virginia average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
West Virginia average:

2.04

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

2.30
West Virginia average:

1.90

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

2.25
West Virginia average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
West Virginia average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.14
West Virginia average:

1.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.00
West Virginia average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.05
West Virginia average:

1.81

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

2.08
West Virginia average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
West Virginia average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.13
West Virginia average:

1.76

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

2.43
West Virginia average:

1.76

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Hinton, WV
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 25951.