Eveleth, MN
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Eveleth, 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 Eveleth is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 38 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 Eveleth is 1 in 27. Based on FBI crime data, Eveleth is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Minnesota, Eveleth has a crime rate that is higher than 93% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a city's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 3,673, Eveleth has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Eveleth does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Eveleth.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Eveleth's violent crime rate is 2 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 Eveleth is one in 612.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Eveleth's rate for property crime is 36 per one thousand population. This makes Eveleth 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 Eveleth is one in 28.

Importantly, we found that Eveleth has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Eveleth is one in 306.

Eveleth Crime Data

 

Crime Index

13

(100 is safest)


Safer than 13% of U.S. Cities

Eveleth Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

132

138

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.63

35.94

37.57

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Eveleth 1.63
Minnesota 2.43

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 612

in Eveleth

1 in 412

in Minnesota

Eveleth VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,673
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 0 5
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.27 0.00 1.36

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
Eveleth 35.94
Minnesota 22.22

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Eveleth

1 in 45

in Minnesota

Eveleth Property CRIMES

Population: 3,673
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 31 89 12
Rate per 1,000 8.44 24.23 3.27

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

Eveleth Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Eveleth 21
Minnesota 21

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