Ville Platte, LA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
419
Total Crimes
5,961.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
154.09%
Above National Average
80 out of 93
In Louisiana
8,633 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Ville Platte, LA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Ville Platte is 5,961.0 per 100,000 people. That's 154.09% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 69.16% 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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Ville Platte SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
1/10
Housing
3
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
6

How Does Ville Platte Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Ville Platte
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 419 5,961.0 3,523.8 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 15.8 6.5
Robbery 9 128.0 80.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 497.0 279.7
Violent Crime 9 128.0 639.4 387.8
Burglary 112 1,593.4 510.1 314.2
Larceny 282 4,012.0 2,107.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 16 227.6 266.9 246.0
Property Crime 410 5,833.0 2,884.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Ville Platte

9.0
Violent Crimes
128.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-66.98%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 781.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Ville Platte each year. That compares to a 1 in 156.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Ville Platte is 128.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -66.98% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -79.98% lower than the Louisiana violent crime rate of 639.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Ville Platte

410.0
Property Crimes
5,833.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
197.87%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 17.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Ville Platte each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Ville Platte is 5,833.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 197.87% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 102.23% higher than the Louisiana property crime rate of 2,884.4 per 100,000 people.

Ville Platte 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 Ville Platte

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Lafayette, LA 126,679 6,437 5,081.3 4,519.3 562.1
Alexandria, LA 45,986 4,167 9,061.5 7,213.1 1,848.4
Opelousas, LA 15,820 1,415 8,944.4 6,574.0 2,370.4
Pineville, LA 14,079 835 5,930.8 4,986.1 944.7
Crowley, LA 12,621 686 5,435.4 4,183.5 1,251.9
Eunice, LA 9,939 601 6,046.9 5,533.8 513.1
Jennings, LA 9,737 387 3,974.5 3,040.0 934.6
Breaux Bridge, LA 8,149 396 4,859.5 4,049.6 809.9
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