Arson By Type Of Property, 2020

 

Property classification Number of arson offenses (1) Percent of total  Average damage
Structure      
   Single occupancy residential 6,030 15.1% $30,773
   Other residential 2,601 6.5 54,755
   Storage 851 2.1 17,079
   Industrial/manufacturing 164 0.4 114,881
   Other commercial 2,149 5.4 70,886
   Community/public 1,275 3.2 433,164
   Other structure 2,009 5 12,841
Total structures 15,079 37.8% $72,403
Mobile      
   Motor vehicles 8,898 22.3 8,925
   Other mobile 625 1.6 14,780
Total mobile 9,523 23.9% $9,309
Other 15,249 38.3 2,395
Total 39,851 100.0% $30,537
(1) Differs from other arson totals reported by the FBI due to the use of different collection criteria. Source: U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Uniform Crime Report 2020.