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Crime rate in Mountain City, Tennessee (TN): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Mountain City, TN compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Mountain City, TN

The 2019 crime rate in Mountain City, TN is 69 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.9 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 27.8% U.S. cities. The 2019 Mountain City crime rate fell by 41% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Mountain City has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Mountain City, TN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Mountain City:

68.6
Damascus:

316.4
West Jefferson:

309.7
Beech Mountain:

240.7
Jefferson:

58.4
Abingdon:

92.3
Boone:

107.0
Banner Elk:

203.5
Glade Spring:

43.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Mountain City by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(40.8)
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)
3
(125.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.2)
1
(39.9)
1
(40.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.9)
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)
1
(41.8)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(81.6)
5
(209.3)
7
(292.0)
7
(291.9)
5
(211.9)
5
(195.8)
11
(431.4)
3
(119.8)
4
(160.3)
3
(121.7)
4
(162.4)
3
(123.4)
3
(125.3)
1
(41.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(285.7)
14
(586.0)
15
(625.8)
17
(708.9)
13
(550.8)
5
(195.8)
8
(313.7)
9
(359.4)
7
(280.4)
6
(243.3)
4
(162.4)
0
(0.0)
7
(292.3)
3
(124.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(122.4)
37
(1,549)
49
(2,044)
18
(750.6)
48
(2,034)
29
(1,135)
44
(1,725)
50
(1,997)
60
(2,404)
51
(2,068)
13
(527.8)
3
(123.4)
29
(1,211)
31
(1,288)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(122.4)
6
(251.2)
2
(83.4)
1
(41.7)
4
(169.5)
3
(117.5)
2
(78.4)
4
(159.7)
3
(120.2)
2
(81.1)
2
(81.2)
1
(41.1)
3
(125.3)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.7)
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 index132.7277.9190.7141.4175.8107.7214.9173.7189.5130.671.532.9116.568.6

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 Tennessee and other state lists, there were 318 registered sex offenders living in Mountain City, Tennessee as of April 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mountain City is 8 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Mountain City:

20.8
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Mountain City:

83.5
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Mountain City:

61.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Mountain City:

81.2
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Mountain City:

60.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Mountain City:

120.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Mountain City:

99.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Mountain City:

254.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Mountain City:

97.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Mountain City:

105.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Mountain City:

146.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Mountain City:

146.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Mountain City:

251.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Mountain City:

122.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Mountain City:

101.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Mountain City:

16.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Mountain City:

49.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Mountain City:

149.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Mountain City:

89.3
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Mountain City:

137.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Mountain City:

12.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Mountain City:

71.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Mountain City:

164.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Mountain City:

194.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Mountain City:

195.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Mountain City:

160.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Mountain City:

113.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Mountain City:

237.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Mountain City:

185.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Mountain City:

239.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Mountain City:

232.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Mountain City:

81.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Mountain City:

91.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Mountain City:

78.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Mountain City:

96.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Mountain City:

107.9
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: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.74
Tennessee average:

2.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.34
Tennessee average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.29
Tennessee average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.25
Tennessee average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.65
Tennessee average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.01
Tennessee average:

2.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.19
Tennessee average:

2.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.53
Tennessee average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.52
Tennessee average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.81
Tennessee average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.34
Tennessee average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.17
Tennessee average:

2.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.19
Tennessee average:

2.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.78
Tennessee average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.78
Tennessee average:

2.54

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

3.78
Tennessee average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.78
Tennessee average:

2.64

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Mountain City, TN
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers

Zip codes: 37683.