Bluffton, IN Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
187
Total Crimes
1,861.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-27.52%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Bluffton, IN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Bluffton is 1,861.4 per 100,000 people. That's -27.52% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -27.33% lower than the Indiana total crime rate of 2,561.6 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Bluffton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

How Does Bluffton Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Bluffton
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 187 1,861.4 2,561.6 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.5 5.0
Robbery 2 19.9 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 17 169.2 251.6 246.8
Violent Crime 20 199.1 382.3 368.9
Burglary 8 79.6 377.6 376.0
Larceny 150 1,493.1 1,572.7 1,594.6
Car Theft 9 89.6 229.1 228.9
Property Crime 167 1,662.4 2,179.3 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Bluffton

20
Violent Crimes
199.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-46.03%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 502.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Bluffton each year. That compares to a 1 in 261.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Bluffton is 199.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -46.03% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -47.92% lower than the Indiana violent crime rate of 382.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Bluffton

167
Property Crimes
1,662.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-24.42%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 60.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Bluffton each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Bluffton is 1,662.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -24.42% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -23.72% lower than the Indiana property crime rate of 2,179.3 per 100,000 people.

Bluffton Crime Compared To Indiana Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Indiana.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Bluffton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Auburn, IN 13,220 176 1,331.3 1,278.4 53.0
Van Wert, OH 10,631 349 3,282.9 3,000.7 282.2
Decatur, IN 9,585 151 1,575.4 1,398.0 177.4
St. Marys, OH 8,127 94 1,156.6 1,082.8 73.8
Delphos, OH 6,954 147 2,113.9 2,070.8 43.1
Berne, IN 4,155 33 794.2 794.2 0.0
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