Zionsville, IN
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Zionsville, IN crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Zionsville is safer than 89% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Indiana, only on the order of 8% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Zionsville. If you live in Zionsville, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 191. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35. It is for these reasons that Zionsville is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Zionsville, and we found that the crime rate in Zionsville is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Zionsville 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 Zionsville 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 Zionsville.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Zionsville's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Zionsville is one in 837.

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

Zionsville Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 89% of U.S. Cities

Zionsville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Zionsville 1.19
Indiana 4.05

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 837

in Zionsville

1 in 247

in Indiana


Population: 26,784
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 3 * 0 27
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.11 0.00 1.01
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.


Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Zionsville 4.03
Indiana 25.89

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 248

in Zionsville

1 in 39

in Indiana

Zionsville Property CRIMES

Population: 26,784
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 5 95 8
Rate per 1,000 0.19 3.55 0.30

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Zionsville Crimes Per Square Mile

Zionsville 14
Indiana 31