Total crime 534%
Violent crime 600%
Property crime 521%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsJacobs/100k peopleLouisville/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime30,92714,880 (estimate)4,5782,0392,346
Violent crime4,6402,715 (estimate)687259388
Vehicle theft3,934n/a582.4256.8246.0
Property crime26,28712,165 (estimate)3,8911,7801,958

Key findings

  • Jacobs crime rates are 534% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Jacobs are 600% higher than the national average
  • In Jacobs you have a 1 in 7 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Jacobs is safer than 0% of the cities in Kentucky
  • Year over year crime in Louisville has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Jacobs (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Jacobs

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Jacobs is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Jacobs is 1 in 9
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Jacobs is 1 in 7

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

      Louisville police department

      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
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Meadow Vale, KY6820131131
      St. Regis Park, KY1,45336250286
      Barbourmeade, KY1,39136250286
      Beechwood Village, KY1,36836250286
      Windy Hills, KY2,20341279320
      Anchorage, KY2,0910409409
      Hebron Estates, KY1,13458397455
      Louisville, KY611,5736873,8914,578

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Las Vegas, NV613,2955282,2112,738
      Oklahoma City, OK620,0157263,8964,621
      Portland, OR620,5895234,7395,262
      Baltimore, MD621,0001,8594,3116,170
      Milwaukee, WI598,6721,5972,7294,325
      Louisville, KY611,5736873,8914,578
      Source: The Jacobs, Louisville, KY crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.