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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 20%
Property crime 19%
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 peopleAvoca/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,066 (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)457 (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)2,609 (estimate)2,1792,200

Key findings

  • Avoca crime rates are 19% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Avoca are 20% higher than the national average
  • In Avoca you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Avoca is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Avoca has decreased by 14%

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The Avoca crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Avoca as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Avoca crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Avoca (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Avoca

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Avoca is 1 in 219
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Avoca is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Avoca is 1 in 33

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

      Avoca police department

      ItemAvocaIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      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.

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      Owensburg, IN5524922,8073,299
      Avoca, IN8724572,6093,066

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      Palenville, NY8723981,6382,036
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      Philo, OH8723903,0323,422
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      Avoca, IN8724572,6093,066
      Source: The Avoca, 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.