Table 19

Rate: Number of Crimes per 100,000 Inhabitants
Additional Information About Selected Offenses
by Population Group, 2009
Population group   Forcible rape Robbery Aggravated assault Burglary Motor vehicle theft Number
of
agencies
2009
estimated
population
Rape
by force
Assault
to rape-
attempts
Firearm Knife or
cutting
instrument
Other
weapon
Strong-
arm
Firearm Knife or
cutting
instrument
Other
weapon
Hands,
fists, feet,
etc.
Forcible
entry
Unlawful
entry
Attempted
forcible
entry
Autos Trucks
and buses
Other
vehicles
TOTAL ALL AGENCIES: Number of offenses known 73,009 5,460 149,335 26,831 30,388 144,115 146,773 131,547 234,973 188,668 1,199,163 640,632 126,944 520,600 123,989 77,834 13,896 267,022,671
Rate 27.3 2.0 55.9 10.0 11.4 54.0 55.0 49.3 88.0 70.7 449.1 239.9 47.5 195.0 46.4 29.1
TOTAL CITIES Number of offenses known 53,125 4,297 126,619 23,039 25,762 125,920 114,636 103,086 175,596 131,626 869,607 461,585 97,453 422,702 95,536 49,435 9,950 177,300,290
Rate 30.0 2.4 71.4 13.0 14.5 71.0 64.7 58.1 99.0 74.2 490.5 260.3 55.0 238.4 53.9 27.9
GROUP I (250,000 and over) Number of offenses known 16,429 1,712 68,752 10,727 11,264 57,663 57,717 39,174 70,483 31,681 327,880 117,940 30,707 181,542 52,750 17,279 73 45,390,374
Rate 36.2 3.8 151.5 23.6 24.8 127.0 127.2 86.3 155.3 69.8 722.4 259.8 67.7 400.0 116.2 38.1
1,000,000 and over (Group I subset) Number of offenses known 4,610 663 23,022 4,216 3,867 19,857 15,865 12,223 20,897 7,931 94,331 31,731 6,699 51,675 23,518 7,146 8 14,623,806
Rate 31.5 4.5 157.4 28.8 26.4 135.8 108.5 83.6 142.9 54.2 645.1 217.0 45.8 353.4 160.8 48.9
500,000 to 999,999 (Group I subset) Number of offenses known 5,988 552 26,382 3,618 4,143 19,607 23,237 15,440 28,993 11,488 135,228 43,439 13,961 70,730 17,753 6,075 24 16,545,186
Rate 36.2 3.3 159.5 21.9 25.0 118.5 140.4 93.3 175.2 69.4 817.3 262.5 84.4 427.5 107.3 36.7
250,000 to 499,999 (Group I subset) Number of offenses known 5,831 497 19,348 2,893 3,254 18,199 18,615 11,511 20,593 12,262 98,321 42,770 10,047 59,137 11,479 4,058 41 14,221,382
Rate 41.0 3.5 136.0 20.3 22.9 128.0 130.9 80.9 144.8 86.2 691.4 300.7 70.6 415.8 80.7 28.5
GROUP II (100,000 to 249,999) Number of offenses known 8,963 596 21,889 4,261 5,012 22,431 20,151 19,942 31,854 18,203 154,817 84,947 18,603 80,782 17,617 9,028 188 27,736,985
Rate 32.3 2.1 78.9 15.4 18.1 80.9 72.7 71.9 114.8 65.6 558.2 306.3 67.1 291.2 63.5 32.5
GROUP III (50,000 to 99,999) Number of offenses known 8,422 616 14,713 3,420 3,929 19,345 14,190 15,875 26,055 22,046 127,975 78,948 15,806 65,519 10,994 7,806 445 30,435,124
Rate 27.7 2.0 48.3 11.2 12.9 63.6 46.6 52.2 85.6 72.4 420.5 259.4 51.9 215.3 36.1 25.6
GROUP IV (25,000 to 49,999) Number of offenses known 6,815 425 9,856 2,164 2,677 12,026 9,017 10,603 18,126 17,451 94,886 62,607 11,769 39,908 5,582 5,743 762 26,193,713
Rate 26.0 1.6 37.6 8.3 10.2 45.9 34.4 40.5 69.2 66.6 362.2 239.0 44.9 152.4 21.3 21.9
GROUP V (10,000 to 24,999) Number of offenses known 6,630 449 7,371 1,560 1,870 8,872 7,820 9,795 16,337 19,352 91,707 62,070 11,360 32,249 5,152 5,002 1,660 26,268,856
Rate 25.2 1.7 28.1 5.9 7.1 33.8 29.8 37.3 62.2 73.7 349.1 236.3 43.2 122.8 19.6 19.0
GROUP VI (under 10,000) Number of offenses known 5,866 499 4,038 907 1,010 5,583 5,741 7,697 12,741 22,893 72,342 55,073 9,208 22,702 3,441 4,577 6,822 21,275,238
Rate 27.6 2.3 19.0 4.3 4.7 26.2 27.0 36.2 59.9 107.6 340.0 258.9 43.3 106.7 16.2 21.5
METROPOLITAN COUNTIES Number of offenses known 13,988 838 20,886 3,424 4,057 16,619 24,902 22,658 47,962 41,142 242,312 131,013 23,485 81,826 24,199 21,554 1,652 64,586,131
Rate 21.7 1.3 32.3 5.3 6.3 25.7 38.6 35.1 74.3 63.7 375.2 202.9 36.4 126.7 37.5 33.4
NONMETROPOLITAN COUNTIES Number of offenses known 5,896 325 1,830 368 569 1,576 7,235 5,803 11,415 15,900 87,244 48,034 6,006 16,072 4,254 6,845 2,294 25,136,250
Rate 23.5 1.3 7.3 1.5 2.3 6.3 28.8 23.1 45.4 63.3 347.1 191.1 23.9 63.9 16.9 27.2
SUBURBAN AREAS1 Number of offenses known 24,460 1,535 35,109 6,353 7,682 34,530 37,369 38,287 76,306 75,660 397,690 239,777 44,679 149,610 34,816 31,741 7,345 116,691,591
Rate 21.0 1.3 30.1 5.4 6.6 29.6 32.0 32.8 65.4 64.8 340.8 205.5 38.3 128.2 29.8 27.2

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