Lawrence, IN Crime Statistics For 2020

By Chris Kolmar | HomeSnacks | Updated: 2019-11-20
1,293
Total Crimes
2,633.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.55%
Above National Average
Lawrence Crime Compared To IN Average
Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Indiana.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

What is the crime rate in Lawrence, IN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lawrence is 2,633.8 per 100,000 people. That's 2.55% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 2.82% higher 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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Lawrence SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Lawrence
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,293 2,633.8 2,561.6 2,568.4
Murder 5 10.2 6.5 5.0
Robbery 87 177.2 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 103 209.8 251.6 246.8
Violent Crime 210 427.8 382.3 368.9
Burglary 185 376.8 377.6 376.0
Larceny 754 1,535.9 1,572.7 1,594.6
Car Theft 144 293.3 229.1 228.9
Property Crime 1,083 2,206.0 2,179.3 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Lawrence

210
Violent Crimes
427.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
15.96%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 233.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lawrence each year. That compares to a 1 in 261.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lawrence is 427.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 15.96% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 11.90% higher than the Indiana violent crime rate of 382.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lawrence

1,083
Property Crimes
2,206.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
0.30%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 45.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lawrence each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lawrence is 2,206.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 0.30% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 1.22% higher than the Indiana property crime rate of 2,179.3 per 100,000 people.

Crime In Cities Around Lawrence

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Indianapolis, IN 877,584 47,407 5,402.0 4,129.2 1,272.8
Carmel, IN 94,128 759 806.3 760.7 45.7
Fishers, IN 94,035 861 915.6 866.7 48.9
Noblesville, IN 63,315 648 1,023.5 930.3 93.2
Greenwood, IN 58,312 1,860 3,189.7 3,047.4 142.3
Westfield, IN 41,037 401 977.2 950.4 26.8
Zionsville, IN 27,185 60 220.7 220.7 0.0
Cumberland, IN 5,739 127 2,212.9 1,812.2 400.8
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