Statistically speaking, Indianapolis is not a safe place to visit. It has the tenth highest crime rate in the nation and its property crime rate is also significantly high. Indianapolis—Indianapolis is one of the most dangerous big cities in the United States, according to a new SafeWise study. The study, which the company conducts every year, ranked Indy number nine on a list of the ten most dangerous cities.
Grade D means that the crime rate is much higher than that of the average metropolitan area in the United States. The Indianapolis subway is in the 11th percentile in terms of safety, which means that 89% of metropolitan areas are safer and 11% of metropolitan areas. This analysis applies only to the appropriate boundaries of the Indianapolis metropolitan area. See the table of nearby locations below for nearby metropolitan areas.
Considering the crime rate alone, the Indianapolis metropolitan area is less safe than the Indiana state average and less safe than the national average.