Crookston, MN
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Crookston is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (80%) and also has a lower crime rate than 67% of the communities in Minnesota, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Crookston is one in 130 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Crookston has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Crookston is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Crookston 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 Crookston.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Crookston occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Crookston; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 371. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Crookston experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Crookston is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Crookston than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 200.

Crookston Crime Data

 
Crime Index

80

(100 is safest)


Safer than 80% of U.S. Cities

Crookston Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

21

39

60

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.70

5.01

7.71

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Crookston 2.70
Minnesota 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 371

in Crookston

1 in 412

in Minnesota
Crookston VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,787
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 5 1 14
Rate per 1,000 0.13 0.64 0.13 1.80
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
Crookston 5.01
Minnesota 22.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 200

in Crookston

1 in 45

in Minnesota
Crookston Property CRIMES
Population: 7,787
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 9 23 7
Rate per 1,000 1.16 2.95 0.90
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

Crookston Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Crookston 12
Minnesota 21

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