Ligonier, IN
Crime Rates


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Ligonier, IN crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Ligonier. With an annual crime rate of only 5 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 220. These crime statistics put Ligonier in the elite group of the safest communities in both Indiana and in the nation as a whole.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Ligonier, and we found that the crime rate in Ligonier is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Ligonier is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Ligonier 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 Ligonier.

For Ligonier, 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 Ligonier than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 4405, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Ligonier compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Ligonier is just 4 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Ligonier is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Ligonier Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 92% of U.S. Cities

Ligonier Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Ligonier 0.23
Indiana 3.88

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 4,405

in Ligonier

1 in 258

in Indiana


Population: 4,405
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 * 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.23 0.00 0.00
* 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)

Ligonier 4.31
Indiana 25.96

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 232

in Ligonier

1 in 39

in Indiana

Ligonier Property CRIMES

Population: 4,405
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 2 14 3
Rate per 1,000 0.45 3.18 0.68

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

Ligonier Crimes Per Square Mile

Ligonier 9
Indiana 31

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Zip Codes in Ligonier, IN