Arson Table 2

Arson
by Type of Property, 2006
[13,901 agencies; 2006 estimated population 243,559,912]

Property classification Number of arson offenses Percent distribution1 Percent not
in use
Average damage Total clearances Percent of arsons cleared2 Percent of clearances under 18
Total 61,304 100.0   $13,325 11,272 18.4 39.5
Total structure: 25,919 42.3 17.1 25,327 6,248 24.1 36.3
Single occupancy residential 11,448 18.7 17.2 25,117 2,683 23.4 25.4
Other residential 4,169 6.8 13.8 21,265 1,107 26.6 27.7
Storage 1,786 2.9 18.9 20,351 320 17.9 40.0
Industrial/manufacturing 246 0.4 22.0 66,856 60 24.4 36.7
Other commercial 2,443 4.0 14.9 49,962 483 19.8 26.9
Community/public 3,250 5.3 16.1 21,023 1,105 34.0 69.9
Other structure 2,577 4.2 24.1 14,373 490 19.0 46.1
Total mobile: 17,259 28.2   7,209 1,493 8.7 20.8
Motor vehicles 16,273 26.5   6,901 1,334 8.2 19.1
Other mobile 986 1.6   12,290 159 16.1 35.2
Other 18,126 29.6   1,988 3,531 19.5 53.0

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