Reported Annual Crime In Sellersburg

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 peopleSellersburg/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime95n/a (estimate)1,0632,5622,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSellersburg/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.55.0
Rape0n/a0.035.442.6
Robbery1n/a11.288.786.2
Assault4n/a44.8251.6246.8
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)56382381
Burglary7n/a78.3377.6376.0
Theft62n/a693.91,572.71,594.6
Vehicle theft21n/a235.0229.1228.9
Property crime90n/a (estimate)1,0072,1792,200
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Sellersburg, IN is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Sellersburg, IN. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Sellersburg, IN averages 58% lower than the rest of Indiana while the rate of crime on a national scale is 59% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Sellersburg, IN is 85% lower than the average rate of crime in Indiana and 85% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 54% lower than the remainder of the state of Indiana and 54% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Sellersburg, IN area.

Sellersburg crime map

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Sellersburg is 59% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.91 daily crimes that occur in Sellersburg.
  • Sellersburg is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Sellersburg you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Sellersburg has decreased by 23%.

Compare Sellersburg, IN Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Sellersburg (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Sellersburg, IN per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Indiana and on a national scale. In Sellersburg, IN the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 2.41 times less than the Indiana average and 2.43 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Sellersburg, IN is 6.83 times less than the Indiana average and 6.80 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Sellersburg, IN has a constant daily crime rate that is 2.16 times less than the Indiana average and 2.18 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Sellersburg (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Sellersburg, IN area in comparison to other Indiana communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Sellersburg, IN being safer than 85% of cities in Indiana and 82% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Indiana cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Sellersburg, IN. In conclusion, Sellersburg, IN now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sellersburg

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sellersburg is 1 in 1788
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sellersburg is 1 in 100
The chance of being a victim of crime in Sellersburg is 1 in 95
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Sellersburg, IN? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Sellersburg, IN, then there is a 1 in 1788 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 100. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 95 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Sellersburg, IN.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Sellersburg, IN is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Sellersburg, IN has decreased by 81%, the amount of property crime in Sellersburg, IN has decreased by 8%, and the total amount of crime in Sellersburg, IN has decreased by 23% year to year.

Sellersburg police department

ItemSellersburgIndianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)208,766558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.22.43.3
There are a total of 20 Sellersburg police officers. This results in 3.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 36.1% greater than the Indiana average and 1.1% less than the National average.

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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pewee Valley, KY1,61730276305
St. Regis Park, KY1,45330276305
Barbourmeade, KY1,39130276305
Beechwood Village, KY1,36830276305
Windy Hills, KY2,20333308341
Coldstream, KY1,32249455504
Goshen, KY1,01249455504
Sellersburg, IN8,722561,0071,063

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Oak Hill, WV8,7221571,7791,936
Beckett Ridge, OH8,72498764862
South San Gabriel, CA8,7254402,3432,784
Frostburg, MD8,7182211,5951,816
Thief River Falls, MN8,7261802,3352,516
Sellersburg, IN8,722561,0071,063
Source: The Sellersburg, 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.
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