Bedford, IN Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
292
Total Crimes
2,213.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-5.65%
Below National Average
61 out of 102
In Indiana
6,144 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Bedford, IN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Bedford is 2,213.5 per 100,000 people. That's -5.65% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 3.39% higher than the Indiana total crime rate of 2,140.9 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Bedford SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

How Does Bedford Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Bedford
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 292 2,213.5 2,140.9 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.5 6.5
Robbery 2 15.2 62.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 8 60.6 253.0 279.7
Violent Crime 12 91.0 357.7 387.8
Burglary 30 227.4 280.4 314.2
Larceny 235 1,781.4 1,274.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 15 113.7 228.5 246.0
Property Crime 280 2,122.5 1,783.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Bedford

12
Violent Crimes
91.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-76.54%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,099.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Bedford each year. That compares to a 1 in 279.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Bedford is 91.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -76.54% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -74.57% lower than the Indiana violent crime rate of 357.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Bedford

280
Property Crimes
2,122.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
8.39%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 47.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Bedford each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Bedford is 2,122.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 8.39% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.03% higher than the Indiana property crime rate of 1,783.2 per 100,000 people.

Bedford Crime Compared To Indiana Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Indiana.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Bedford

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Bloomington, IN 86,347 2,559 2,963.6 2,407.7 555.9
Columbus, IN 47,991 1,506 3,138.1 2,998.5 139.6
Georgetown, KY 35,702 861 2,411.6 2,235.2 176.5
Elizabethtown, KY 30,505 330 1,081.8 937.6 144.2
Franklin, IN 25,825 513 1,986.4 1,854.8 131.7
Jasper, IN 15,790 151 956.3 633.3 323.0
Washington, IN 12,612 160 1,268.6 1,133.8 134.8
Bargersville, IN 8,342 79 947.0 911.1 36.0
Ellettsville, IN 6,731 95 1,411.4 1,262.8 148.6
Huntingburg, IN 6,182 57 922.0 550.0 372.0
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