Madison, IN
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Madison has an overall crime rate of 17 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Madison is 1 in 58. How does Madison fare compared to other communities in Indiana of all population sizes? Madison's crime rate is lower than approximately 29% of Indiana communities.

How does the crime rate in Madison compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Madison with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Madison's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

For Madison, 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 Madison than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1095, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Madison; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Madison Crime Data

 
Crime Index

43

(100 is safest)


Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Madison Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

197

208

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.91

16.36

17.28

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Madison 0.91
Indiana 3.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,095

in Madison

1 in 258

in Indiana
Madison VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,040
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Madison 16.36
Indiana 25.96
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 61

in Madison

1 in 39

in Indiana
Madison Property CRIMES
Population: 12,040
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Madison Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Madison 24
Indiana 31

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