Jennings, LA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
206
Total Crimes
2,070.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.40%
Below National Average
41 out of 111
In Louisiana
6,281 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Jennings, LA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Jennings is 2,070.6 per 100,000 people. That's -16.40% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -44.21% 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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Jennings SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Jennings
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 206 2,070.6 3,711.3 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 1 10.1 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 170.9 402.1 250.2
Violent Crime 19 191.0 549.3 366.7
Burglary 18 180.9 579.0 340.5
Larceny 169 1,698.7 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 230.5 219.9
Property Crime 187 1,879.6 3,162.0 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Jennings

19
Violent Crimes
191.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-47.92%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 523.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Jennings each year. That compares to a 1 in 182.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Jennings is 191.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -47.92% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -65.23% lower than the Louisiana violent crime rate of 549.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Jennings

187
Property Crimes
1,879.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-10.92%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 53.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Jennings each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Jennings is 1,879.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -10.92% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -40.56% lower than the Louisiana property crime rate of 3,162.0 per 100,000 people.

Jennings 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 Jennings

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Lafayette, LA 126,694 6,118 4,829.0 4,304.9 524.1
Lake Charles, LA 78,733 3,320 4,216.8 3,692.2 524.6
Sulphur, LA 20,200 951 4,707.9 4,381.2 326.7
Opelousas, LA 16,049 1,681 10,474.2 8,019.2 2,455.0
Crowley, LA 12,621 686 5,435.4 4,183.5 1,251.9
Abbeville, LA 12,142 416 3,426.1 2,594.3 831.8
Eunice, LA 9,939 601 6,046.9 5,533.8 513.1
Breaux Bridge, LA 8,237 647 7,854.8 7,344.9 509.9
Welsh, LA 3,254 94 2,888.8 2,274.1 614.6
Lake Arthur, LA 2,778 53 1,907.8 1,655.9 252.0
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