Baker, LA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
377
Total Crimes
2,847.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
14.97%
Above National Average
53 out of 111
In Louisiana
7,621 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Baker, LA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Baker is 2,847.4 per 100,000 people. That's 14.97% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -23.28% lower than the Louisiana total crime rate of 3,711.3 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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Baker SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
7

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Baker
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 377 2,847.4 3,711.3 2,476.7
Murder 1 7.6 11.7 5.0
Robbery 8 60.4 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 36 271.9 402.1 250.2
Violent Crime 51 385.2 549.3 366.7
Burglary 45 339.9 579.0 340.5
Larceny 271 2,046.8 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 75.5 230.5 219.9
Property Crime 326 2,462.2 3,162.0 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Baker

51.0
Violent Crimes
385.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
5.04%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 259.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Baker each year. That compares to a 1 in 182.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Baker is 385.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 5.04% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -29.88% lower than the Louisiana violent crime rate of 549.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Baker

326.0
Property Crimes
2,462.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
16.70%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 40.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Baker each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Baker is 2,462.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 16.70% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -22.13% lower than the Louisiana property crime rate of 3,162.0 per 100,000 people.

Baker Crime Compared To Louisiana Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Baker

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Baton Rouge, LA 220,648 13,739 6,226.7 5,290.3 936.3
Zachary, LA 18,009 714 3,964.7 3,526.0 438.7
Port Allen, LA 4,940 164 3,319.8 2,651.8 668.0
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