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Total crime 34%
Violent crime 33%
Property crime 34%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAustin/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,711 (estimate)2,5622,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.55.0
Rapen/an/an/a35.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a88.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a251.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)255 (estimate)382381
Burglaryn/an/an/a377.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,572.71,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a229.1228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,456 (estimate)2,1792,200

Key findings

  • Austin crime rates are 34% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Austin are 33% lower than the national average
  • In Austin you have a 1 in 59 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Austin is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Austin has decreased by 14%

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      Daily Crime In Austin (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Austin

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Austin is 1 in 392
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Austin is 1 in 69
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Austin is 1 in 59

      Year Over Year Crime In Austin (per 100,000 people)

      Austin police department

      ItemAustinIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)68,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.42.43.3
      There are a total of 6 Austin police officers. This results in 1.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 40.6% less than the Indiana average and 56.8% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Indiana

      StateTotal offendersIndiana /100KNational /100K
      Indiana12,315198266
      There are a total of 12,315 sex offenders in Indiana. This yields a total of 198 sex offenders in Indiana per 100,000 residents which is 26% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Henryville, IN1,859138787925
      Crothersville, IN1,4571679541,121
      Brownstown, IN2,9521851,0551,241
      Scottsburg, IN6,6713652,0852,450
      New Washington, IN6094142,3602,774
      Little York, IN1774452,5382,983
      Seymour, IN18,9962085,0565,264
      Austin, IN3,9382551,4561,711

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hickory Creek, TX3,9392292,1062,336
      Sykesville, MD3,9401,1163301,446
      Lake of the Pines, CA3,9362021,0751,277
      Dundee, MI3,9362308461,075
      Hephzibah, GA3,9361761,3831,559
      Austin, IN3,9382551,4561,711
      Source: The Austin, IN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.