Gonzales, LA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,159
Total Crimes
10,449.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
345.39%
Above National Average
93 out of 93
In Louisiana
8,861 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Gonzales, LA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Gonzales is 10,449.0 per 100,000 people. That's 345.39% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 196.52% higher than the Louisiana total crime rate of 3,523.8 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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Gonzales SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Gonzales
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,159 10,449.0 3,523.8 2,346.0
Murder 1 9.0 15.8 6.5
Robbery 8 72.1 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 58 522.9 497.0 279.7
Violent Crime 73 658.1 639.4 387.8
Burglary 46 414.7 510.1 314.2
Larceny 1,003 9,042.6 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 37 333.6 266.9 246.0
Property Crime 1,086 9,790.8 2,884.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Gonzales

73
Violent Crimes
658.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
69.71%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 151.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Gonzales each year. That compares to a 1 in 156.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Gonzales is 658.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 69.71% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 2.92% higher than the Louisiana violent crime rate of 639.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Gonzales

1,086
Property Crimes
9,790.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
399.99%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 10.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Gonzales each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Gonzales is 9,790.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 399.99% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 239.44% higher than the Louisiana property crime rate of 2,884.4 per 100,000 people.

Gonzales 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 Gonzales

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
St. Gabriel, LA 7,553 110 1,456.4 1,085.7 370.7
French Settlement, LA 1,201 14 1,165.7 1,082.4 83.3
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