Crowley, LA
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The crime rate in Crowley is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 39 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Crowley is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Crowley is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Louisiana, Crowley has a crime rate that is higher than 78% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Crowley to other communities of similar population, then Crowley crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Crowley does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

For Crowley, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Crowley is one in 99.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Crowley experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Crowley's rate for property crime is 29 per one thousand population. This makes Crowley a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Crowley is one in 35.

Importantly, we found that Crowley has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Crowley is one in 153.

Crowley Crime Data

 
Crime Index

12

(100 is safest)


Safer than 12% of U.S. Cities

Crowley Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

133

380

513

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

10.12

28.91

39.03

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Crowley 10.12
Louisiana 5.40
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 99

in Crowley

1 in 185

in Louisiana
Crowley VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 13,144
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 5 0 24 104
Rate per 1,000 0.38 0.00 1.83 7.91
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
Crowley 28.91
Louisiana 33.53
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 35

in Crowley

1 in 30

in Louisiana
Crowley Property CRIMES
Population: 13,144
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 116 178 86
Rate per 1,000 8.83 13.54 6.54
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

Crowley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Crowley 89
Louisiana 34