Belle Chasse, LA
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Belle Chasse, LA 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Belle Chasse has an overall crime rate of 12 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 Belle Chasse is 1 in 83. How does Belle Chasse fare compared to other communities in Louisiana of all population sizes? Belle Chasse's crime rate is lower than approximately 76% of Louisiana communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Belle Chasse's violent crime rate is 2 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 Belle Chasse is one in 586.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Belle Chasse; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 10 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Belle Chasse Crime Data

 

Crime Index

57

(100 is safest)


Safer than 57% of U.S. Cities

Belle Chasse Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

22

134

156

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.71

10.39

12.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Belle Chasse 1.71
Louisiana 5.57

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 586

in Belle Chasse

1 in 180

in Louisiana

Belle Chasse VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,902
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Belle Chasse 10.39
Louisiana 33.67

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 96

in Belle Chasse

1 in 30

in Louisiana

Belle Chasse Property CRIMES

Population: 12,902
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Belle Chasse Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Belle Chasse 5
Louisiana 35

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