Angola, IN
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The crime rate in Angola is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 40 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Angola is 1 in 25. Based on FBI crime data, Angola is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Indiana, Angola has a crime rate that is higher than 92% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Angola to other communities of similar population, then Angola crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Angola does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Angola does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Angola.

For Angola, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Angola than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1441, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Angola is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Angola, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 25, which is a rate of 40 per one thousand population.

Angola Crime Data

 
Crime Index

11

(100 is safest)


Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Angola Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

343

349

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.69

39.68

40.37

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Angola 0.69
Indiana 3.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,441

in Angola

1 in 258

in Indiana
Angola VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,644
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 * 1 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.35 0.12 0.23
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Angola 39.68
Indiana 25.96
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 25

in Angola

1 in 39

in Indiana
Angola Property CRIMES
Population: 8,644
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 16 325 2
Rate per 1,000 1.85 37.60 0.23
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Angola Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Angola 55
Indiana 31