Harahan, LA
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Harahan, LA crime analytics


Harahan is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (62%) and also has a lower crime rate than 75% of the communities in Louisiana, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Harahan is one in 83 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Harahan'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 Harahan is one in 850.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Harahan 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 Harahan than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 93.

Harahan Crime Data

 
Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

Harahan Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

101

112

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.18

10.80

11.98

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Harahan 1.18
Louisiana 5.40
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 850

in Harahan

1 in 185

in Louisiana
Harahan VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 9,350
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 10
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.11 1.07
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
Harahan 10.80
Louisiana 33.53
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 93

in Harahan

1 in 30

in Louisiana
Harahan Property CRIMES
Population: 9,350
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 25 72 4
Rate per 1,000 2.67 7.70 0.43
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

Harahan Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Harahan 45
Louisiana 34