Boonville, IN
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Boonville, IN crime analytics

The crime rate in Boonville is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 28 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 Boonville is 1 in 36. Based on FBI crime data, Boonville is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Indiana, Boonville has a crime rate that is higher than 85% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Boonville to other communities of similar population, then Boonville crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Boonville 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 Boonville 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 Boonville.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Boonville occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Boonville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 199. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Boonville's rate for property crime is 23 per one thousand population. This makes Boonville a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Boonville is one in 44.

Boonville Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 22% of U.S. Cities

Boonville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Boonville 5.02
Indiana 3.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 199

in Boonville

1 in 258

in Indiana
Population: 6,180
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 * 0 28
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.49 0.00 4.53
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.
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)

Boonville 22.65
Indiana 25.96
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 44

in Boonville

1 in 39

in Indiana
Boonville Property CRIMES
Population: 6,180
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 33 102 5
Rate per 1,000 5.34 16.50 0.81
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

Boonville Crimes Per Square Mile

Boonville 57
Indiana 31

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