Delhi, LA
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The crime rate in Delhi is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 26 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 Delhi is 1 in 38. Based on FBI crime data, Delhi is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Louisiana, Delhi has a crime rate that is higher than 58% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Delhi to other communities of similar population, then Delhi crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Delhi 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 Delhi 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 Delhi.

For Delhi, 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 Delhi is one in 153.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Delhi's rate for property crime is 20 per one thousand population. This makes Delhi 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 Delhi is one in 51.

Delhi Crime Data

 

Crime Index

24

(100 is safest)


Safer than 24% of U.S. Cities

Delhi Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

19

57

76

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.55

19.66

26.21

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Delhi 6.55
Louisiana 5.40

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 153

in Delhi

1 in 185

in Louisiana

Delhi VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,900
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
Delhi 19.66
Louisiana 33.53

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 51

in Delhi

1 in 30

in Louisiana

Delhi Property CRIMES

Population: 2,900
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

Delhi Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Delhi 26
Louisiana 34

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