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Total crime 18%
Violent crime 26%
Property crime 26%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; 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.
StatisticReportedincidentsAvondale Melbourne Heights/100k peopleLouisville/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime30,9272,930 (estimate)4,5782,1152,489
Murder94n/a13.94.95.0
Rape201n/a29.835.242.6
Robbery1,008n/a149.248.481.6
Assault3,337n/a494.0128.6250.2
Violent crime4,640279 (estimate)687217379
Burglary4,316n/a638.9345.7340.5
Theft18,037n/a2,670.21,323.51,549.5
Vehicle theft3,934n/a582.4228.2219.9
Property crime26,2872,651 (estimate)3,8911,8972,110

Key findings

  • Avondale Melbourne Heights crime rates are 18% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Avondale Melbourne Heights are 26% lower than the national average
  • In Avondale Melbourne Heights you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Avondale Melbourne Heights is safer than 88% of the cities in Kentucky
  • Year over year crime in Louisville has increased by 79%

Avondale Melbourne Heights crime map

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The Avondale Melbourne Heights crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Avondale Melbourne Heights 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 Avondale Melbourne Heights crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Avondale Melbourne Heights (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Avondale Melbourne Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Avondale Melbourne Heights is 1 in 359
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Avondale Melbourne Heights is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Avondale Melbourne Heights is 1 in 35

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

      Louisville police department

      ItemAvondale Melbourne HeightsLouisvilleKentucky
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,4235,359
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.12.8

      Sex offenders in Kentucky

      StateTotal offendersKentucky /100KNational /100K
      Kentucky9,099222266
      There are a total of 9,099 sex offenders in Kentucky. This yields a total of 222 sex offenders in Kentucky per 100,000 residents which is 17% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pewee Valley, KY1,6170127127
      Meadow Vale, KY6820131131
      Beechwood Village, KY1,36830266297
      Elk Creek, KY1,50530266297
      Barbourmeade, KY1,39130266297
      St. Regis Park, KY1,45330266297
      Windy Hills, KY2,20334298332
      Louisville, KY611,5736873,8914,578

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Las Vegas, NV613,2955312,7723,303
      Oklahoma City, OK620,0157224,0924,814
      Portland, OR620,5895455,2035,748
      Baltimore, MD621,0001,8594,3116,170
      Milwaukee, WI598,6721,3322,5553,887
      Louisville, KY611,5736873,8914,578
      Source: The Avondale Melbourne Heights, Louisville, KY 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.