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

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Kansas: Topeka
> Vehicle theft rate, Topeka (2019): 766 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Kansas (2019): 250 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Topeka (2019): 962
> Total vehicles stolen, Kansas (2019): 7,279
> Property crime rate, Topeka (2019): 4,991 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Kansas (2019): 2,315 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Kansas (2018): Ford Pickup

Kentucky: Louisville Metro
> Vehicle theft rate, Louisville Metro (2019): 582 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Kentucky (2019): 228 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Louisville Metro (2019): 3,934
> Total vehicles stolen, Kentucky (2019): 10,196
> Property crime rate, Louisville Metro (2019): 3,891 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Kentucky (2019): 1,897 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Kentucky (2018): Chevrolet Pickup

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Louisiana: New Orleans
> Vehicle theft rate, New Orleans (2019): 748 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Louisiana (2019): 231 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, New Orleans (2019): 2,951
> Total vehicles stolen, Louisiana (2019): 10,716
> Property crime rate, New Orleans (2019): 5,293 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Louisiana (2019): 3,162 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Louisiana (2018): Ford Pickup

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Maine: Portland
> Vehicle theft rate, Portland (2019): 111 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Maine (2019): 54 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Portland (2019): 74
> Total vehicles stolen, Maine (2019): 726
> Property crime rate, Portland (2019): 2,581 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Maine (2019): 1,246 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Maine (2018): Chevrolet Pickup

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Maryland: Baltimore
> Vehicle theft rate, Baltimore (2019): 660 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Maryland (2019): 186 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Baltimore (2019): 3,939
> Total vehicles stolen, Maryland (2019): 11,259
> Property crime rate, Baltimore (2019): 4,311 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Maryland (2019): 1,950 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Maryland (2018): Honda Accord

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