Frankfort, IN
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Frankfort, IN crime analytics

The crime rate in Frankfort is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 36 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 Frankfort is 1 in 28. Based on FBI crime data, Frankfort is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Indiana, Frankfort has a crime rate that is higher than 89% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Frankfort 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 Frankfort; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 487. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Frankfort's rate for property crime is 34 per one thousand population. This makes Frankfort 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 Frankfort is one in 29.

Frankfort Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 13% of U.S. Cities

Frankfort Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Frankfort 2.05
Indiana 3.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 487

in Frankfort

1 in 258

in Indiana
Population: 16,060
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 11 * 7 15
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.68 0.44 0.93
* 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)

Frankfort 34.31
Indiana 25.96
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 29

in Frankfort

1 in 39

in Indiana
Frankfort Property CRIMES
Population: 16,060
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 66 465 20
Rate per 1,000 4.11 28.95 1.25
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

Frankfort Crimes Per Square Mile

Frankfort 93
Indiana 31

Zip Codes in Frankfort, IN