US Cities With the Highest Rate of Burglaries Per 100,000 Inhabitants

Let’s take a closer look at burglary statistics to find the most burgled cities in the United States. The rates are probably different from what you’re thinking! We’ve examined the data on burglary rates by city to see which are some of the safest areas in the U.S. as well as the places where you’re likely to get your stuff stolen. So what’s the city with the highest rate of burglaries in the U.S.? Surprisingly, it isn’t a big city like NYC but tiny Hot Springs, Arkansas. If you’re looking at only the top 100 most populous cities in the U.S., the cities with the highest crime rate for burglaries are Albuquerque, Bakersfield, and Memphis. Check out these home invasion statistics to figure out what are the chances of your house being robbed.

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US Cities Highest Rate of Burglary

Gabe Turner

Gabe Turner

Gabe Turner is an attorney and journalist with a passion for home tech and secure, efficient living. Since graduating from NYU Law, he has maintained a paradoxical existence of trying to live life adventurously while remaining staunchly risk-averse. He is torn by the dual desires of wanting to only be in Brooklyn writing about housing policy and smart home tech and aspiring to visit his friends scattered across the globe. Gabe believes that stable, safe communities are the cornerstone to a vibrant and healthy society, and it is this passion that brought him to contribute to Security Baron.

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