Ball, LA
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Ball, LA 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Ball is safer than 83% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Louisiana, only on the order of 11% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Ball. If you live in Ball, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 143. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Ball has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Ball 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 Ball 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 Ball.

For Ball, 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 Ball than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 998, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Ball is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Ball than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 166.

Ball Crime Data

 

Crime Index

83

(100 is safest)


Safer than 83% of U.S. Cities

Ball Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

24

28

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.00

6.02

7.02

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ball 1.00
Louisiana 5.40

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 998

in Ball

1 in 185

in Louisiana

Ball VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,990
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00

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
Ball 6.02
Louisiana 33.53

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 166

in Ball

1 in 30

in Louisiana

Ball Property CRIMES

Population: 3,990
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 10 2
Rate per 1,000 3.01 2.51 0.50

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

Ball Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ball 3
Louisiana 34