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Lakeville, MN crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 about Scout's Crime Data

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Lakeville is safer than 61% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Minnesota, only on the order of 48% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Lakeville. If you live in Lakeville, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 110. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 43.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Lakeville, and we found that the crime rate in Lakeville is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Lakeville is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Lakeville, 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 Lakeville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1336, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Lakeville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 8 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Lakeville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

61

(100 is safest)


Safer than 61% of U.S. Cities

Lakeville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

52

581

633

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.75

8.36

9.11

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.75
2.75
National Median: 4
    Lakeville
    Minnesota

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,336

in Lakeville

1 in 364

in Minnesota

Lakeville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 69,490
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
8.36
21.07
National Median: 19
    Lakeville
    Minnesota

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 120

in Lakeville

1 in 47

in Minnesota

Lakeville Property CRIMES

Population: 69,490
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Lakeville Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
17
22
National Median: 26.9
    Lakeville
    Minnesota