Study Claims Delaware Ranks #3 Among States With Most Sex Offenders Per Capita

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Worried about sex offenders in your neighborhood? While it’s unlikely a stranger will target you or your family, knowing more about criminals in your area can help you make smarter decisions to protect your loved ones.

ASecureLife. com looked at all 50 states to determine which had the most sex offenders per capita. Below are their findings along with some resources and tips to help keep you and your family safer.

States With the Most Sex Offenders
Rank State Registered sex offenders
per 100,000 people
1 Oregon 688
2 Arkansas 536
3 Delaware 491
4 Michigan 440
5 Wisconsin 435
6 South Dakota 425
7 Wyoming 415
8 Kansas 362
9 Tennessee 359
10 Florida and


States With the Fewest Sex Offenders
Rank State Registered sex offenders
per 100,000 people
1 Maryland 125
2 Indiana 150
3 Connecticut 152
4 Ohio 158
5 Massachusetts
and Pennsylvania
6 Oklahoma 176
7 New Mexico 182
8 New Jersey 183
9 Iowa 188
10 Kentucky 196

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Source: ASecureLife. com

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