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Crime rate in Erlanger, Kentucky (KY): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Erlanger, KY compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Erlanger, KY

The 2018 crime rate in Erlanger, KY is 78 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.5 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 29.5% U.S. cities. The 2018 Erlanger crime rate fell by 14% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Erlanger has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Erlanger, KY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Erlanger:

77.8
Elsmere:

107.3
Edgewood:

67.1
Crescent Springs:

208.4
Florence:

256.0
Fort Mitchell:

62.2
Villa Hills:

42.0
Fort Wright:

126.7
Independence:

71.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Erlanger by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.5)
1
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(29.7)
2
(11.8)
4
(23.5)
4
(23.3)
8
(37.6)
13
(60.8)
8
(36.3)
6
(27.2)
10
(54.3)
7
(31.0)
7
(30.7)
8
(34.9)
3
(13.1)
6
(26.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(47.5)
11
(64.8)
16
(94.2)
10
(58.3)
13
(61.0)
14
(65.5)
22
(99.8)
11
(49.9)
11
(59.7)
9
(39.8)
15
(65.9)
18
(78.4)
9
(39.2)
6
(26.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(65.3)
14
(82.4)
7
(41.2)
14
(81.6)
6
(28.2)
9
(42.1)
10
(45.4)
8
(36.3)
5
(27.1)
6
(26.5)
15
(65.9)
7
(30.5)
10
(43.6)
10
(43.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
68
(403.4)
70
(412.2)
72
(423.9)
129
(751.6)
102
(478.9)
114
(533.1)
124
(562.8)
88
(399.4)
94
(510.0)
74
(327.3)
48
(210.8)
45
(196.1)
49
(213.5)
38
(165.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
360
(2,136)
364
(2,143)
258
(1,519)
395
(2,301)
376
(1,765)
535
(2,502)
430
(1,952)
481
(2,183)
428
(2,322)
411
(1,818)
295
(1,295)
250
(1,089)
201
(875.9)
130
(565.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(195.8)
39
(229.6)
15
(88.3)
29
(169.0)
24
(112.7)
29
(135.6)
21
(95.3)
31
(140.7)
33
(179.0)
37
(163.6)
23
(101.0)
22
(95.9)
29
(126.4)
18
(78.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A2
(9.4)
2
(9.4)
1
(4.5)
1
(4.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.4)
1
(4.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.3)
City-Data.com crime index180.3190.1152.8210.6167.1224.9193.2179.6220.5150.7132.2122.591.077.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Erlanger, Kentucky as of September 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Erlanger is 778 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Erlanger:

60.9
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Erlanger:

54.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Erlanger:

89.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Erlanger:

96.6
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Erlanger:

64.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Erlanger:

108.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Erlanger:

79.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Erlanger:

108.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Erlanger:

114.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Erlanger:

82.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Erlanger:

93.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Erlanger:

91.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Erlanger:

97.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Erlanger:

86.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Erlanger:

50.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Property crime rate in 2018
Erlanger:

73.1
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Erlanger:

105.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Erlanger:

108.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Erlanger:

122.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Erlanger:

180.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Erlanger:

245.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Erlanger:

210.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Erlanger:

224.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Erlanger:

252.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Erlanger:

200.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Erlanger:

290.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Erlanger:

174.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Erlanger:

224.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Erlanger:

216.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Erlanger:

158.5
U.S. Average:

327.4
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 2018, including police officers: 45 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Kentucky average:

1.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 40 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Kentucky average:

1.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 40 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Kentucky average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 53 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Kentucky average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 52 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Kentucky average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 52 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Kentucky average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 57 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 52 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Kentucky average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 54 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 55 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Kentucky average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 56 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.62
Kentucky average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 44 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Kentucky average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 44 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Kentucky average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 43 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Kentucky average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 40 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Kentucky average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 39 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Kentucky average:

1.91

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Erlanger, KY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 41018.