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Crime Report for Edisto Beach,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Edisto Beach, is 1.6 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.

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


Edisto Beach, has a violent crime rate of 416 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 959 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

Edisto Beach 416
SC 959
National 676

Edisto Beach, is in the 30% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 73% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 30% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Edisto Beach, or said another way, 70% of cities in have crime rates higher than Edisto Beach.


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Crime Edisto Beach SC Nation
Violent Crime Total 415.5 958.6 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 7.8 6.5
Forcible Rape 0.0 45.8 31.1
Robbery Rate 138.5 239.9 197.4
Aggravated Assault 277.0 665.0 315
Property Crime Total 8310.3 5609.7 3726.9
Burglary 1523.6 1086.1 812.3
Larceny Theft 6509.7 4107.2 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 277.0 416.4 382.3
Arson 0.0 22.1 23.3


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


Edisto Beach, has a property crime rate of 8310.3 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 5609.7 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

Edisto Beach 8310.3
SC 5609.7
National 3727



Edisto Beach Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 87
National Percentile Rank - 98