Sulphur, LA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
951
Total Crimes
4,707.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
90.09%
Above National Average
77 out of 111
In Louisiana
9,138 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Sulphur, LA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Sulphur is 4,707.9 per 100,000 people. That's 90.09% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 26.85% 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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Sulphur SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Sulphur
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 951 4,707.9 3,711.3 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.7 5.0
Robbery 15 74.3 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 44 217.8 402.1 250.2
Violent Crime 66 326.7 549.3 366.7
Burglary 107 529.7 579.0 340.5
Larceny 707 3,500.0 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 71 351.5 230.5 219.9
Property Crime 885 4,381.2 3,162.0 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Sulphur

66.0
Violent Crimes
326.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-10.90%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 306.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sulphur each year. That compares to a 1 in 182.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sulphur is 326.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -10.90% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -40.52% lower than the Louisiana violent crime rate of 549.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sulphur

885.0
Property Crimes
4,381.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
107.65%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 22.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sulphur each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sulphur is 4,381.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 107.65% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 38.56% higher than the Louisiana property crime rate of 3,162.0 per 100,000 people.

Sulphur 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 Sulphur

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Beaumont, TX 118,562 5,528 4,662.5 3,615.8 1,046.7
Lake Charles, LA 78,733 3,320 4,216.8 3,692.2 524.6
Orange, TX 18,468 421 2,279.6 1,813.9 465.7
Nederland, TX 17,557 394 2,244.1 1,891.0 353.1
Groves, TX 15,601 389 2,493.4 1,948.6 544.8
Port Neches, TX 12,808 235 1,834.8 1,545.9 288.9
Jennings, LA 9,949 206 2,070.6 1,879.6 191.0
Westlake, LA 4,959 127 2,561.0 2,500.5 60.5
Vinton, LA 3,291 117 3,555.2 3,038.6 516.6
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