Denham Springs, LA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
713
Total Crimes
7,304.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
194.93%
Above National Average
100 out of 111
In Louisiana
9,730 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Denham Springs, LA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Denham Springs is 7,304.6 per 100,000 people. That's 194.93% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 96.82% higher 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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Denham Springs SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
7

How Does Denham Springs Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Denham Springs
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 713 7,304.6 3,711.3 2,476.7
Murder 2 20.5 11.7 5.0
Robbery 5 51.2 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 35 358.6 402.1 250.2
Violent Crime 44 450.8 549.3 366.7
Burglary 115 1,178.2 579.0 340.5
Larceny 551 5,644.9 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 30.7 230.5 219.9
Property Crime 669 6,853.8 3,162.0 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Denham Springs

44
Violent Crimes
450.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
22.93%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 221.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Denham Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 182.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Denham Springs is 450.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 22.93% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -17.94% lower than the Louisiana violent crime rate of 549.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Denham Springs

669
Property Crimes
6,853.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
224.84%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 14.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Denham Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Denham Springs is 6,853.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 224.84% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 116.76% higher than the Louisiana property crime rate of 3,162.0 per 100,000 people.

Denham Springs 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 Denham Springs

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
Baker, LA 13,240 377 2,847.4 2,462.2 385.2
Gonzales, LA 10,940 994 9,085.9 8,528.3 557.6
St. Gabriel, LA 7,399 119 1,608.3 729.8 878.5
Walker, LA 6,296 361 5,733.8 5,209.7 524.1
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