Reported Annual Crime In Bloomington

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBloomington/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3,027n/a (estimate)3,5562,8162,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBloomington/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a2.36.05.3
Rape78n/a91.639.441.7
Robbery52n/a61.199.098.0
Assault311n/a365.4254.6248.9
Violent crime443n/a (estimate)520399383
Burglary478n/a561.6452.1430.4
Theft1,940n/a2,279.11,733.81,694.4
Vehicle theft166n/a195.0231.0237.4
Property crime2,584n/a (estimate)3,0362,4172,362

Home Security Options For Bloomington

  • Simple Do-It-Yourself Installation
  • 30-Day Risk Free Trial
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
Learn more Call now
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Bloomington, IN. These figures on reported criminal activity in Bloomington, IN, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Bloomington, IN is 26% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Indiana, and when compared with the national average, is 30% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Bloomington, IN has 30% higher than violent crime rate than Indiana average, while remaining 36% higher than the national average. In property crime, Bloomington, IN is 26% higher than the average of Indiana and is 29% higher than the national average.
For Sale
For Rent

Find real estate listings

Find rental listings

Bloomington crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Bloomington crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Bloomington 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 Bloomington crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
How would you rate the amount of crime in Bloomington?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.
Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Bloomington?View resultsWrite a review to give others more information about this area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bloomington is 30% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.74 daily crimes that occur in Bloomington.
  • Bloomington is safer than 17% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Bloomington you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Bloomington has not changed.

Compare Bloomington, IN Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Bloomington (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Bloomington, IN per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Indiana and on a national scale. In Bloomington, IN the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.26 times more than the Indiana average and 1.30 times more than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Bloomington, IN is 1.30 times more than the Indiana average and 1.36 times more than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Bloomington, IN has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.26 times more than the Indiana average and 1.29 times more than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Bloomington (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Bloomington, IN compared to every other city in Indiana as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Bloomington, IN ranks safer than 19% of every city located within Indiana along with 17% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Indiana and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Bloomington, IN. As a result, Bloomington, IN is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bloomington

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bloomington is 1 in 193
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bloomington is 1 in 33
The chance of being a victim of crime in Bloomington is 1 in 29
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Bloomington, IN? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Bloomington, IN you have a 1 in 193 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Bloomington, IN.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Bloomington, IN is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Bloomington, IN has increased by 39% and the rate of property crime in Bloomington, IN has decreased by 5%. The total crime rate in Bloomington, IN has not changed year to year.

Bloomington police department

ItemBloomingtonIndianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1248,766558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

Sex offenders in Indiana

StateTotal offendersIndiana /100KNational /100K
Indiana11,165179222
There are a total of 11,165 sex offenders in Indiana. This yields a total of 179 sex offenders in Indiana per 100,000 residents which is 19% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Smithville-Sanders, IN3,51999600699
Spencer, IN2,2811981,2021,400
Ellettsville, IN6,5011351,8561,990
Harrodsburg, IN7604692,8443,313
Gosport, IN7165163,1243,640
Morgantown, IN9765283,1973,725
Stinesville, IN2325613,4003,961
Bloomington, IN83,0935203,0363,556

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Troy, MI82,982651,5161,582
Johns Creek, GA82,93029676705
Santa Fe, NM82,9273433,7674,110
Buena Park, CA82,7713493,3683,717
Hemet, CA82,7485373,6434,180
Bloomington, IN83,0935203,0363,556
Source: The Bloomington, IN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.