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Total crime 66%
Violent crime 59%
Property crime 67%
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. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLouisville/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)844 (estimate)3,2482,489
Murdern/an/an/a7.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a41.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a90.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a456.7250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)155 (estimate)595379
Burglaryn/an/an/a437.4340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,934.41,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a280.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)689 (estimate)2,6532,110

Key findings

  • Louisville crime rates are 66% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Louisville are 59% lower than the national average
  • In Louisville you have a 1 in 119 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Louisville is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Louisville has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Louisville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Louisville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Louisville is 1 in 648
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Louisville is 1 in 146
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Louisville is 1 in 119

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

      Louisville police department

      ItemLouisvilleTennesseeNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,551558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

      Sex offenders in Tennessee

      StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
      Tennessee24,578412266
      There are a total of 24,578 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 412 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Greenback, TN1,0201928551,047
      Tellico Village, TN6,2351948631,056
      Wildwood, TN1,1402199771,196
      Farragut, TN21,6902501,1141,364
      Maryville, TN28,1511501,5741,724
      Oliver Springs, TN4,110581,7261,784
      Eagleton Village, TN4,9024732,1112,584
      Louisville, TN4,114155689844

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Polk City, IA4,11520499519
      Waverly, TN4,115981,4701,568
      Lake of the Woods, AZ4,1133521,8872,239
      Crawfordville, FL4,1152941,6671,961
      Lawrenceville, NJ4,116110709819
      Louisville, TN4,114155689844
      Source: The Louisville, TN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.