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


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

Crime rate in Terre Haute, IN

The 2016 crime rate in Terre Haute, IN is 377 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 90.2% U.S. cities. The 2016 Terre Haute crime rate rose by 17% compared to 2015. The number of homicides stood at 4 - an increase of 3 compared to 2015. In the last 5 years Terre Haute has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Terre Haute, IN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Terre Haute:

377.1
West Terre Haute:

395.4
Clinton:

304.4
Brazil:

196.2
Marshall:

62.4
Paris:

315.8
Sullivan:

66.8
Chrisman:

75.7
Martinsville:

72.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Terre Haute by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.5)
4
(7.0)
1
(1.7)
1
(1.7)
2
(3.3)
4
(6.5)
4
(6.5)
4
(6.5)
4
(6.5)
1
(1.6)
4
(6.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
27
(47.1)
30
(52.7)
21
(35.7)
26
(43.3)
33
(54.9)
17
(27.8)
29
(47.4)
22
(35.9)
30
(49.1)
27
(44.3)
34
(55.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
91
(158.9)
97
(170.3)
90
(152.9)
57
(94.9)
68
(113.0)
91
(148.9)
85
(139.0)
54
(88.2)
51
(83.5)
68
(111.5)
96
(157.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
53
(92.5)
66
(115.9)
43
(73.1)
51
(84.9)
43
(71.5)
40
(65.5)
73
(119.4)
97
(158.5)
113
(185.0)
57
(93.4)
23
(37.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,024
(1,788)
992
(1,742)
1,135
(1,928)
1,114
(1,855)
1,086
(1,805)
934
(1,529)
1,035
(1,693)
850
(1,389)
758
(1,241)
526
(862.3)
696
(1,144)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3,854
(6,730)
3,508
(6,160)
3,415
(5,802)
2,722
(4,532)
2,760
(4,588)
2,725
(4,460)
2,412
(3,944)
2,130
(3,480)
1,989
(3,256)
2,044
(3,351)
2,107
(3,464)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
495
(864.3)
427
(749.8)
435
(739.0)
351
(584.4)
356
(591.8)
283
(463.2)
283
(462.8)
281
(459.0)
265
(433.8)
285
(467.2)
347
(570.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
32
(55.9)
45
(79.0)
55
(93.4)
43
(71.6)
47
(78.1)
42
(68.7)
47
(76.9)
52
(84.9)
48
(78.6)
58
(95.1)
71
(116.7)
City-Data.com crime index574.4558.8518.6441.3456.0415.6429.9373.1366.2322.6377.1

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.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 211 registered sex offenders living in Terre Haute, Indiana as of March 02, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Terre Haute is 289 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2016
Terre Haute:

166.9
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Terre Haute:

150.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Terre Haute:

196.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Terre Haute:

172.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Terre Haute:

189.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Terre Haute:

148.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Terre Haute:

153.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Terre Haute:

136.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Terre Haute:

152.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Terre Haute:

209.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Terre Haute:

179.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Terre Haute:

161.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Terre Haute:

218.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Property crime rate in 2016
Terre Haute:

487.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Terre Haute:

410.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Terre Haute:

476.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Terre Haute:

520.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Terre Haute:

605.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Terre Haute:

598.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Terre Haute:

679.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Terre Haute:

685.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Terre Haute:

786.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Terre Haute:

768.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Terre Haute:

823.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Terre Haute:

778.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Terre Haute:

539.6
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 2019, including police officers: 140 (131 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Indiana average:

1.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 136 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Indiana average:

1.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 141 (132 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 138 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Indiana average:

1.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 140 (130 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
Indiana average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 144 (134 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
Indiana average:

1.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 144 (134 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Indiana average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 142 (131 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
Indiana average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 147 (128 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Indiana average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 142 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 152 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 152 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Indiana average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 157 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 153 (132 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Indiana average:

1.77

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Terre Haute, IN
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 47804, 47807, 47809.