St. Leonard, MD
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St. Leonard has an overall crime rate of 13 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in St. Leonard is 1 in 76. How does St. Leonard fare compared to other communities in Maryland of all population sizes? St. Leonard's crime rate is lower than approximately 69% of Maryland communities.

However, when you compare St. Leonard to other communities of similar population, then St. Leonard crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how St. Leonard does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how St. Leonard does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in St. Leonard.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that St. Leonard's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in St. Leonard is one in 756.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in St. Leonard; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

St. Leonard Crime Data

 
Crime Index

57

(100 is safest)


Safer than 57% of U.S. Cities

St. Leonard Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

9

10

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.32

11.90

13.23

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
St. Leonard 1.32
Maryland 4.57
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 756

in St. Leonard

1 in 219

in Maryland
St. Leonard VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 756
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
St. Leonard 11.90
Maryland 23.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 84

in St. Leonard

1 in 43

in Maryland
St. Leonard Property CRIMES
Population: 756
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

St. Leonard Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
St. Leonard 4
Maryland 57