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Where Your Car Is Most Likely to Be Stolen in Every State

Alabama: Hoover
> Vehicle theft rate, Hoover (2019): 117 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Alabama (2019): 257 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Hoover (2019): 100
> Total vehicles stolen, Alabama (2019): 12,577
> Property crime rate, Hoover (2019): 2,243 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Alabama (2019): 2,674 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Alabama (2018): Chevrolet Pickup

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Alaska: Fairbanks
> Vehicle theft rate, Fairbanks (2019): 584 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Alaska (2019): 358 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Fairbanks (2019): 184
> Total vehicles stolen, Alaska (2019): 2,617
> Property crime rate, Fairbanks (2019): 4,296 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Alaska (2019): 2,911 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Alaska (2018): Chevrolet Pickup

Arizona: Nogales
> Vehicle theft rate, Nogales (2019): 661 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Arizona (2019): 249 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Nogales (2019): 133
> Total vehicles stolen, Arizona (2019): 18,151
> Property crime rate, Nogales (2019): 3,023 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Arizona (2019): 2,441 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Arizona (2018): Chevrolet Pickup

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Arkansas: Pine Bluff
> Vehicle theft rate, Pine Bluff (2019): 653 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Arkansas (2019): 246 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Pine Bluff (2019): 271
> Total vehicles stolen, Arkansas (2019): 7,420
> Property crime rate, Pine Bluff (2019): 00 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Arkansas (2019): 2,858 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Arkansas (2018): Chevrolet Pickup

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California: Oakland
> Vehicle theft rate, Oakland (2019): 1,161 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, California (2019): 359 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Oakland (2019): 5,041
> Total vehicles stolen, California (2019): 141,757
> Property crime rate, Oakland (2019): 6,421 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, California (2019): 2,331 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, California (2018): Honda Civic

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