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


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

Crime rate in Simpsonville, KY

The 2018 crime rate in Simpsonville, KY is 149 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.8 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 54.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 Simpsonville crime rate fell by 19% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Simpsonville has seen decline of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Simpsonville, KY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Simpsonville:

148.7
Shelbyville:

152.1
Pewee Valley:

14.2
Anchorage:

24.1
Jeffersontown:

180.0
Taylorsville:

129.2
Meadow Vale:

5.2
Hurstbourne Acres:

41.4
La Grange:

108.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Simpsonville by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(74.2)
2
(72.9)
3
(107.3)
1
(34.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(226.8)
1
(37.1)
1
(36.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(266.7)
1
(40.0)
6
(235.3)
4
(153.4)
4
(151.2)
8
(296.8)
6
(218.7)
6
(214.7)
3
(104.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(733.3)
18
(719.7)
8
(313.7)
13
(498.5)
38
(1,437)
54
(2,004)
88
(3,207)
89
(3,184)
88
(3,065)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(66.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(148.4)
3
(109.3)
3
(107.3)
3
(104.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
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 index53.343.629.042.2113.4142.5181.5183.2148.7

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 4 registered sex offenders living in Simpsonville, Kentucky as of July 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Simpsonville is 668 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Simpsonville:

17.4
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Simpsonville:

53.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Simpsonville:

54.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Simpsonville:

55.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Simpsonville:

113.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Simpsonville:

19.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Simpsonville:

0.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Simpsonville:

20.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Simpsonville:

0.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Simpsonville:

189.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Simpsonville:

218.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Simpsonville:

220.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Simpsonville:

181.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Simpsonville:

102.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Simpsonville:

55.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Simpsonville:

62.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Simpsonville:

44.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Simpsonville:

100.0
U.S. Average:

276.4
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: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
Kentucky average:

1.65

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

2.15
Kentucky average:

1.70

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

2.23
Kentucky average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Kentucky average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Kentucky average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
Kentucky average:

2.06

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Simpsonville, KY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers

Zip codes: 40067.