Bluffton, IN Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
141
Total Crimes
1,386.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.92%
Below National Average
41 out of 102
In Indiana
4,283 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Bluffton, IN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Bluffton is 1,386.0 per 100,000 people. That's -40.92% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -35.26% lower 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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Bluffton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Bluffton
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 141 1,386.0 2,140.9 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.5 6.5
Robbery 2 19.7 62.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2 19.7 253.0 279.7
Violent Crime 9 88.5 357.7 387.8
Burglary 7 68.8 280.4 314.2
Larceny 120 1,179.6 1,274.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 5 49.1 228.5 246.0
Property Crime 132 1,297.6 1,783.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Bluffton

9
Violent Crimes
88.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-77.19%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,130.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Bluffton each year. That compares to a 1 in 279.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Bluffton is 88.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -77.19% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -75.27% lower than the Indiana violent crime rate of 357.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Bluffton

132
Property Crimes
1,297.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-33.74%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 77.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Bluffton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Bluffton is 1,297.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -33.74% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -27.23% lower than the Indiana property crime rate of 1,783.2 per 100,000 people.

Bluffton 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 Bluffton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Van Wert, OH 10,659 283 2,655.0 2,373.6 281.5
St. Marys, OH 8,142 89 1,093.1 1,044.0 49.1
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