Rutherfordton, North Carolina

Is Rutherfordton, North Carolina a safe place to live?

Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 68.5 to Rutherfordton, North Carolina (with 100 being the best). This score helps find the safest places to live in America. When determining if Rutherfordton, North Carolina is a safe place to live, we analyze factors including air quality, water quality, crime rates, natural disaster frequency, substance abuse rates, cancer instances, and more.

Crime rates in Rutherfordton, North Carolina

  • Crime ratesthe lowest
  • Arson crimesthe lowest
  • Vandalismmoderate

In Rutherfordton, North Carolina, violent crime rates are considered to be the lowestAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research. Arson crimes are the lowestAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest and property crimes, including vandalism rank moderateAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest.

Environmental Hazards Rutherfordton, North Carolina

  • Cancer instanceshigh
  • Substance abusethe lowest

In Rutherfordton, North Carolina, cancer instances are considered to be highAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research. Substance abuse in Rutherfordton, North Carolina is the lowestAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research.

Natural Disasters in Rutherfordton, North Carolina

  • Earthquakes
    in Rutherfordton are unlikely
  • Hurracanes
    in Rutherfordton are unlikely
  • Severe Storms
    in Rutherfordton are high risk
  • Tornados
    in Rutherfordton are possible
  • Volcanos
    in Rutherfordton are unlikely
  • Wildfires
    in Rutherfordton are very low

Smoking Laws in Rutherfordton, North Carolina

Smoking is Prohibited both in Rutherfordton. Smoking inside of workplaces in Rutherfordton is Allowed. The use of e-cigarettes is banned. In Rutherfordton, North Carolina marijuana use is not legal.

Air & Water Quality in Rutherfordton, North Carolina

Air quality
86.0% of the time
Water quality
100 out of 100

Rutherfordton, North Carolina has good air quality 86.0% of the time or 313 days per year. The water quality index calculated by Dwellics team in Rutherfordton is 100 out of 100 (100 being the best) based on the number of acute health-based violations for every water utility in the last 5 years.