Port Allen, LA
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Port Allen, LA crime analytics

Port Allen has an overall crime rate of 15 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 Port Allen is 1 in 65. How does Port Allen fare compared to other communities in Louisiana of all population sizes? Port Allen's crime rate is lower than approximately 69% of Louisiana communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Port Allen occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Port Allen; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 233. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Port Allen; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Port Allen Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 49% of U.S. Cities

Port Allen Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Port Allen 4.29
Louisiana 5.40
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 233

in Port Allen

1 in 185

in Louisiana
Population: 5,130
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 2 17
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.58 0.39 3.31
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)

Port Allen 11.11
Louisiana 33.53
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 90

in Port Allen

1 in 30

in Louisiana
Port Allen Property CRIMES
Population: 5,130
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 9 44 4
Rate per 1,000 1.75 8.58 0.78
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

Port Allen Crimes Per Square Mile

Port Allen 24
Louisiana 34

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