Special Report

States Where Property Crime is Soaring

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45. Florida
> 1-yr. change in property crime rate: 375.4 fewer crimes per 100k people
> Property crimes reported in 2020: 384,556 (3rd highest)
> Property crimes reported in 2019: 460,966 (3rd highest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 1,769.4 (19th lowest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2019: 2,144.8 (25th highest)
> Population: 21,477,737

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44. Maryland
> 1-yr. change in property crime rate: 340.5 fewer crimes per 100k people
> Property crimes reported in 2020: 97,487 (25th highest)
> Property crimes reported in 2019: 118,091 (22nd highest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 1,609.8 (15th lowest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2019: 1,950.3 (21st lowest)
> Population: 6,045,680

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43. New Mexico
> 1-yr. change in property crime rate: 337.0 fewer crimes per 100k people
> Property crimes reported in 2020: 59,859 (17th lowest)
> Property crimes reported in 2019: 66,744 (18th lowest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 2,841.9 (2nd highest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2019: 3,178.8 (2nd highest)
> Population: 2,096,829

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42. Louisiana
> 1-yr. change in property crime rate: 302.0 fewer crimes per 100k people
> Property crimes reported in 2020: 133,989 (17th highest)
> Property crimes reported in 2019: 148,429 (17th highest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 2,884.4 (the highest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2019: 3,186.3 (the highest)
> Population: 4,648,794

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41. Illinois
> 1-yr. change in property crime rate: 296.1 fewer crimes per 100k people
> Property crimes reported in 2020: 196,287 (10th highest)
> Property crimes reported in 2019: 235,033 (8th highest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 1,559.4 (13th lowest)
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2019: 1,855.5 (18th lowest)
> Population: 12,671,821

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