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Crime rate in Brownstown, Indiana (IN): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Brownstown, IN compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Brownstown, IN

The 2016 crime rate in Brownstown, IN is 209 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 70.5% U.S. cities. The 2016 Brownstown crime rate fell by 26% compared to 2015. In the last 5 years Brownstown has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Brownstown, IN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Brownstown:

209.3
Seymour:

286.6
Austin:

307.8
Salem:

30.7
Scottsburg:

239.6
Bedford:

158.8
North Vernon:

188.8
Columbus:

214.1
Bloomington:

282.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Brownstown by year

Type

2012

2014

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(33.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(33.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.8)
1
(33.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(166.9)
1
(33.4)
9
(304.2)
5
(169.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(767.9)
13
(434.1)
18
(608.3)
16
(541.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
151
(5,042)
85
(2,838)
110
(3,717)
74
(2,506)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(100.2)
5
(166.9)
8
(270.4)
10
(338.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index333.6163.9283.9209.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Brownstown, Indiana as of January 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brownstown is 424 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2016
Brownstown:

101.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Brownstown:

169.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Brownstown:

16.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2012
Brownstown:

133.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Property crime rate in 2016
Brownstown:

284.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Brownstown:

348.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Brownstown:

253.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2012
Brownstown:

420.7
U.S. Average:

267.3
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Indiana average:

1.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Indiana average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Indiana average:

1.88

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Brownstown, IN
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers

Zip codes: 47220.