real estate
Professionals

  Home     |   Agents    |    Markets    |    Definitions    |    Questions    |    Schools    |    Crime    |    Loans    |    Articles






Crime Report for Rowland,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Rowland, is 1.8 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

See 2004 Crime Reports for NC

Learn more about our rating system.
Rowland Crime Rating
(higher ratings are better)



Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Rowland, has a violent crime rate of 348 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 710 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Rowland 348
NC 710
National 676

Rowland, is in the 43% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 67% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 43% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Rowland, or said another way, 57% of cities in have crime rates higher than Rowland.


  Review crime rate data for Rowland,

Crime Rowland NC Nation
Violent Crime Total 348.4 709.5 676
Murder / NNH 87.1 8.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 0.0 32.8 31.1
Robbery Rate 261.3 272.6 197.4
Aggravated Assault 0.0 381.8 315
Property Crime Total 5836.2 5547.7 3726.9
Burglary 2961.7 1472.3 812.3
Larceny Theft 2526.1 3677.2 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 348.4 398.2 382.3
Arson 0.0 29.9 23.3


Best/Worst crime areas in

Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Rowland, has a property crime rate of 5836.2 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 5547.7 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Rowland 5836.2
NC 5547.7
National 3727



Rowland Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 61
National Percentile Rank - 91