Eagan, MN
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Eagan, MN crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

The crime rate in Eagan is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Eagan is 1 in 54. Based on FBI crime data, Eagan is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Minnesota, Eagan has a crime rate that is higher than 71% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Eagan has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Eagan 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 Eagan 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 Eagan.

For Eagan, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Eagan than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1275, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Eagan's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Eagan a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Eagan is one in 56.

Eagan Crime Data

 

Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Eagan Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

52

1,175

1,227

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.78

17.73

18.51

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Eagan 0.78
Minnesota 2.43

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,275

in Eagan

1 in 412

in Minnesota

Eagan VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 66,286
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 18 18 16
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.27 0.27 0.24

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
Eagan 17.73
Minnesota 22.22

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 56

in Eagan

1 in 45

in Minnesota

Eagan Property CRIMES

Population: 66,286
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 127 1,005 43
Rate per 1,000 1.92 15.16 0.65

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

Eagan Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Eagan 37
Minnesota 21