States With the Most Break-Ins

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20. Kentucky
> Burglaries per 100,000 people: 453
> Total burglaries in 2017: 20,195 (25th highest)
> Population: 4,454,189 (25th lowest)
> Median home value: $141,000 (5th lowest)
> 2017 unemployment rate: 4.9% (9th highest)

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19. Texas
> Burglaries per 100,000 people: 474
> Total burglaries in 2017: 134,066 (2nd highest)
> Population: 28,304,596 (2nd highest)
> Median home value: $172,200 (20th lowest)
> 2017 unemployment rate: 4.3% (23rd highest)

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18. Kansas
> Burglaries per 100,000 people: 478
> Total burglaries in 2017: 13,931 (17th lowest)
> Population: 2,913,123 (16th lowest)
> Median home value: $150,600 (10th lowest)
> 2017 unemployment rate: 3.6% (15th lowest)

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17. Iowa
> Burglaries per 100,000 people: 479
> Total burglaries in 2017: 15,078 (18th lowest)
> Population: 3,145,711 (21st lowest)
> Median home value: $149,100 (9th lowest)
> 2017 unemployment rate: 3.1% (7th lowest)

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16. Missouri
> Burglaries per 100,000 people: 492
> Total burglaries in 2017: 30,081 (18th highest)
> Population: 6,113,532 (18th highest)
> Median home value: $156,700 (13th lowest)
> 2017 unemployment rate: 3.8% (20th lowest)