It is located in Surry County, NC. It has a population of 4,120 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 817.96 per 10.000 people. There have been 337 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.002%. The majority of crimes committed in Elkin are larceny/theft crimes - 281 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the rape - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 0 felony charges and 337 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Elkin averaged 123 violent crimes. Of that total, 2 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 2 was for revised rape, another 8 was for legacy rape, 18 was for robbery, and 116 was for aggravated assault.