West Monroe, LA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
1,111
Total Crimes
8,821.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
243.47%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in West Monroe, LA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in West Monroe is 8,821.7 per 100,000 people. That's 243.47% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 131.32% higher than the Louisiana total crime rate of 3,813.5 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.

West Monroe SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
9

How Does West Monroe Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
West Monroe
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,111 8,821.7 3,813.5 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 11.4 5.0
Robbery 20 158.8 98.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 74 587.6 383.4 246.8
Violent Crime 103 817.8 537.5 368.9
Burglary 193 1,532.5 668.1 376.0
Larceny 765 6,074.3 2,360.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 50 397.0 247.6 228.9
Property Crime 1,008 8,003.8 3,276.0 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In West Monroe

103
Violent Crimes
817.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
121.70%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 122.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in West Monroe each year. That compares to a 1 in 186.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in West Monroe is 817.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 121.70% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 52.15% higher than the Louisiana violent crime rate of 537.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In West Monroe

1,008
Property Crimes
8,003.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
263.89%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 12.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in West Monroe each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in West Monroe is 8,003.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 263.89% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 144.32% higher than the Louisiana property crime rate of 3,276.0 per 100,000 people.

West Monroe Crime Compared To Louisiana Average

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

Crime In Cities Around West Monroe

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Monroe, LA 48,291 3,955 8,189.9 6,788.0 1,401.9
Ruston, LA 22,274 710 3,187.6 2,819.4 368.1
Bastrop, LA 10,270 1,144 11,139.2 9,795.5 1,343.7
Crossett, AR 4,920 249 5,061.0 4,532.5 528.5
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