Home / Select Cities / 2020 Comparing South Bend, IN vs. Elkhart, IN

2020 Compare Crime Rates:
South Bend, IN vs Elkhart, IN

Change Cities
 South Bend, INElkhart, INUnited States
 42.168.622.7
 69.357.735.4

The Crime Indices range from 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime). Our crime rates are based on FBI data.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault.

Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims.


  Cities with the Least Crime Near South Bend, IndianaCrime Index
 Walkerton, IN15.3
 North Liberty, IN19.0
 Notre Dame, IN20.0
 Granger, IN20.1
 Cassopolis, MI20.1
 Osceola, IN21.1
 New Carlisle, IN23.0
 Indian Village, IN24.5
 Vandalia, MI25.5
 Edwardsburg, MI26.4

Reviews for South Bend    25 Reviews
Over all positive experience. - 7/18/2019
I’ve lived in the city for 4 years now and have honestly had a good experience so far. I live in a quite neighborhood and have had no issues with crime or violence.... Read More

Start Your Review of South Bend


Pete's Land of OZ - 3/17/2019
Been here for 4+ years and seen nothing but arrogant politics and tearing down neighbors homes because code enforcement and Mayor Pete and his racist cronie Tim Scott... Read More

Never witnessed a murder before moving here - 7/30/2018
I have never seen anyone murdered before moving here. Now I've had two friends murdered, a murder happen in my front yard, and another happenin front of my business. I... Read More

Reviews for Elkhart    9 Reviews
Hometown - 5/31/2013
I grew up in Elkhart and it's not the greatest city. My car had been broken into numerous times while living in northern Indiana (South Bend as well). I attribute to... Read More

Start Your Review of Elkhart


Friendly Small Town - 10/10/2012
I moved away from Elkhart and returned 20 years later. During my time away I lived in many locations around the west coast - but mostly in Arizona. The last couple of... Read More

Friendly Small Town - 10/9/2012
I left Elkhart 20 years ago, lived mainly in Arizona and returned recently. I have been pleasantly surprised at the wonderful people I've met here. I've made more... Read More

 Most Recent Searches On Compare Crime
 Compare CityCompared To This City
 San Francisco, CaliforniaSan Antonio, TexasCompare
 Redwood City, CaliforniaPhoenix, ArizonaCompare
 Portland, MaineNew Orleans, LouisianaCompare
 Portland, MaineNew Orleans, LouisianaCompare
 Oro Valley, ArizonaNorth Charleston, South CarolinaCompare
 Lansing, MichiganPeoria, IllinoisCompare
 Vero Beach, FloridaCocoa, FloridaCompare
 Elkhart, IndianaSouth Bend, IndianaCompare
 Memphis, TennesseeKansas City, MissouriCompare
 Elkhart, IndianaMichigan City, IndianaCompare
 New Haven, ConnecticutHartford, ConnecticutCompare
 Destin, FloridaAcacia Villas, FloridaCompare
 Durham, North CarolinaCary, North CarolinaCompare
 Leland, North CarolinaCalabash, North CarolinaCompare
 Hopkinsville, KentuckyNew York, New YorkCompare
 Ocala, FloridaLawrenceville, PennsylvaniaCompare
 St. Petersburg, FloridaAccoville, West VirginiaCompare
 Batavia Township, OhioCarefree, ArizonaCompare
 Overland Park, KansasHuntersville, North CarolinaCompare
 Washington, District of ColumbiaBaltimore, MarylandCompare
COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare South Bend IN Cost of Living vs Elkhart IN Cost of Living: Taxes, Childcare, Groceries, Health...
Compare Now


ZIPS IN SOUTH BEND, IN
46614, 46628, 46615, 46613, 46617, 46601, 46616
ZIPS IN ELKHART, IN
No Zip Codes Here.

LEARN MORE ABOUT SOUTH BEND, IN
Overview
Cost of Living
Job Market
Crime
Climate
Economy
Religion
Voting

LEARN MORE ABOUT ELKHART, IN
Overview
Cost of Living
Job Market
Crime
Climate
Economy
Religion
Voting

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

Includes Cost of Living compares for child care, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, housing for home owners vs renters, weather, insurance premiums and so much more.

Try Now


Join BestPlaces