Arson Table 2

Arson
by Type of Property, 2009
[14,693 agencies; 2009 estimated population 260,082,152]
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 51,389 100.0 $17,411 9,601 18.7 34.7
Total structure: 22,867 44.5 17.1 33,118 5,433 23.8 32.5
Single occupancy residential 10,859 21.1 17.6 31,000 2,380 21.9 23.0
Other residential 3,629 7.1 13.4 30,442 933 25.7 21.9
Storage 1,525 3.0 20.4 29,885 319 20.9 36.1
Industrial/manufacturing 209 0.4 23.9 93,287 51 24.4 39.2
Other commercial 2,009 3.9 16.1 78,249 446 22.2 24.4
Community/public 2,481 4.8 16.6 26,313 848 34.2 68.5
Other structure 2,155 4.2 19.6 10,512 456 21.2 41.7
Total mobile: 14,577 28.4 7,715 1,326 9.1 14.3
Motor vehicles 13,846 26.9 7,292 1,203 8.7 12.3
Other mobile 731 1.4 15,709 123 16.8 33.3
Other 13,945 27.1 1,791 2,842 20.4 48.5

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