Wabash, IN
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Wabash has an overall crime rate of 16 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 Wabash is 1 in 62. How does Wabash fare compared to other communities in Indiana of all population sizes? Wabash's crime rate is lower than approximately 32% of Indiana communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Wabash has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Wabash is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

For Wabash, 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 Wabash than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1730, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Wabash; 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.

Wabash Crime Data

 
Crime Index

46

(100 is safest)


Safer than 46% of U.S. Cities

Wabash Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

162

168

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.58

15.61

16.18

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wabash 0.58
Indiana 3.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,730

in Wabash

1 in 258

in Indiana
Wabash VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 10,381
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
Wabash 15.61
Indiana 25.96
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 64

in Wabash

1 in 39

in Indiana
Wabash Property CRIMES
Population: 10,381
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

Wabash Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wabash 18
Indiana 31

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