Crime rates in Huntington by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(8.0)
3
(6.0)
11
(22.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(6.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
37
(73.8)
56
(112.7)
36
(72.1)
45
(91.4)
47
(96.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
134
(267.2)
130
(261.7)
164
(328.4)
180
(365.5)
181
(371.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
111
(221.4)
111
(223.5)
114
(228.3)
124
(251.8)
136
(279.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,085
(2,163.7)
868
(1,747.5)
1,071
(2,144.9)
1,208
(2,453.2)
1,268
(2,605.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,333
(4,652.5)
2,364
(4,759.4)
2,296
(4,598.3)
2,321
(4,713.5)
2,061
(4,234.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
304
(606.2)
288
(579.8)
310
(620.8)
305
(619.4)
297
(610.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
22
(43.9)
15
(30.2)
28
(56.1)
9
(18.3)
27
(55.5)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 313.5)541.9541.1582.8595.1608.7

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. 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 129 registered sex offenders living in Huntington, West Virginia as of May 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Huntington to the number of sex offenders is 381 to 1.


See how dangerous Huntington, WV is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Huntington:

608.7
Ceredo:

66.9
Barboursville:

323.5
Kenova:

237.8
South Point:

155.8
Catlettsburg:

177.9
Wayne:

32.3
Ashland:

310.7
Bellefonte:

18.9
Violent crime rate in 2007
Huntington:

402.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Huntington:

370.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Huntington:

365.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Huntington:

340.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Huntington:

309.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Huntington:

763.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Huntington:

758.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Huntington:

696.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Huntington:

624.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Huntington:

700.0
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

City-data.com crime index

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 110 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
West Virginia average:

1.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 110 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
West Virginia average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 112 (103 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
West Virginia average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 113 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
West Virginia average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 105 (98 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
West Virginia average:

1.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 94 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
West Virginia average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 92 (86 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
West Virginia average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 93 (87 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
West Virginia average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 94 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
West Virginia average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 90 (85 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
West Virginia average:

1.76


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Huntington

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Crimes by type - 2007

Crimes by type - 2006

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Crimes by type - 2003


Zip codes: 25701, 25703.