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The Lexington crime rate is higher than the Kentucky average crime rate and is higher than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #204

Lexington, KY

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

Lexington, KY Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2012Lexington, KYCount121026063462,8549,64190460 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0004.033.7200.4114.4944.03,188.9299.019.82,063
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.529.080.7108.4675.41,725.2152.2NA1,287
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011Lexington, KYCount141054967432,7249,03667130 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0004.735.3166.5249.5914.63,033.8225.310.12,075
 KentuckyPer 100,0003.533.584.5116.7745.01,811.1152.7NA1,365
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010Lexington, KYCount18875931,0262,6797,70464139 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0006.029.0197.6341.9892.82,567.4213.613.02,069
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.331.886.4120.1698.51,709.7143.1NA1,322
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009Lexington, KYCount131075781,0622,4277,15454329 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0004.436.1195.0358.3818.82,413.6183.29.82,002
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.135.084.1135.4688.51,683.3140.9NA1,334
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008Lexington, KYCount121375291,1022,2596,87858744 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0004.348.7187.9391.5802.62,443.6208.515.62,098
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.633.093.8164.8675.51,728.8179.6NA1,400
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007Lexington, KYCount161115501,1132,1146,62361230 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0005.940.7201.6408.0774.92,427.7224.311.02,109
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.832.695.9161.7652.71,661.1204.5NA1,384
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006Lexington, KYCount91285051,0702,1847,55070336 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0003.347.4186.9396.0808.42,794.4260.213.32,197
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.030.886.2142.0644.81,679.9219.8NA1,338
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005Lexington, KYCount151475757392,1727,39174522 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0005.654.8214.5275.6810.12,756.6277.98.22,189
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.634.088.4139.8634.01,685.8210.8NA1,355
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

Lexington, KY

The hate crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the hate crime level in a region. Higher hate crime index value means more hate crime.

Lexington, KY Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2012Lexington, KYCount42234654 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,00013.
 KentuckyPer 100,0005.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2011Lexington, KYCount1290210 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0004.
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2008Lexington, KYCount20140510 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0007.
 KentuckyPer 100,0001.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2007Lexington, KYCount731210 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0002.
 KentuckyPer 100,0001.
 U.S.Per 100,0002.
2006Lexington, KYCount1033220 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,0003.
 KentuckyPer 100,0001.
 U.S.Per 100,0003.

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Lexington, KY

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

Lexington, KY Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2012Lexington, KYCount604502102 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,000199.8166.033.71.83
 KentuckyPer 100,000239.6187.851.92.14
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011Lexington, KYCount59552273 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,000199.8175.324.51.88
 KentuckyPer 100,000245.2190.654.62.18
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010Lexington, KYCount62354479 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,000207.6181.326.31.94
 KentuckyPer 100,000246.5196.450.12.21
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009Lexington, KYCount63155279 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,000212.9186.226.72.00
 KentuckyPer 100,000247.3194.552.72.21
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008Lexington, KYCount63054882 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,000223.8194.729.12.09
 KentuckyPer 100,000246.0188.557.42.17
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007Lexington, KYCount63555877 
 Lexington, KYPer 100,000232.8204.528.22.19
 KentuckyPer 100,000244.7191.653.02.18
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006Lexington, KYCount64155388 
2005Lexington, KYCount653511142 

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