Munster, IN Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
277
Total Crimes
1,239.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-47.19%
Below National Average
35 out of 102
In Indiana
3,906 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Munster, IN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Munster is 1,239.0 per 100,000 people. That's -47.19% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -42.13% 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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Munster SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Munster
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 277 1,239.0 2,140.9 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.5 6.5
Robbery 8 35.8 62.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 10 44.7 253.0 279.7
Violent Crime 18 80.5 357.7 387.8
Burglary 15 67.1 280.4 314.2
Larceny 215 961.7 1,274.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 29 129.7 228.5 246.0
Property Crime 259 1,158.5 1,783.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Munster

18
Violent Crimes
80.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-79.24%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,242.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Munster each year. That compares to a 1 in 279.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Munster is 80.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -79.24% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -77.49% lower than the Indiana violent crime rate of 357.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Munster

259
Property Crimes
1,158.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-40.84%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 86.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Munster each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Munster is 1,158.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -40.84% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -35.03% lower than the Indiana property crime rate of 1,783.2 per 100,000 people.

Munster 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 Munster

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hammond, IN 75,201 3,107 4,131.6 3,712.7 418.9
Highland, IN 22,165 385 1,737.0 1,655.8 81.2
Griffith, IN 15,957 297 1,861.3 1,792.3 68.9
Dyer, IN 15,932 52 326.4 320.1 6.3
Worth, IL 10,534 101 958.8 664.5 294.3
Orland Hills, IL 7,066 26 368.0 353.8 14.2
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