Minnetonka, MN
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Minnetonka, MN crime analytics


Minnetonka has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Minnetonka is 1 in 57. How does Minnetonka fare compared to other communities in Minnesota of all population sizes? Minnetonka's crime rate is lower than approximately 31% of Minnesota communities.

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

For Minnetonka, 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 Minnetonka than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1076, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Minnetonka's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Minnetonka 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 Minnetonka is one in 60.

Minnetonka Crime Data

 
Crime Index

43

(100 is safest)


Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Minnetonka Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

48

858

906

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.93

16.61

17.53

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Minnetonka 0.93
Minnesota 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,076

in Minnetonka

1 in 412

in Minnesota
Minnetonka VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 51,669
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 16 12 20
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.31 0.23 0.39
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
Minnetonka 16.61
Minnesota 22.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Minnetonka

1 in 45

in Minnesota
Minnetonka Property CRIMES
Population: 51,669
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 140 690 28
Rate per 1,000 2.71 13.35 0.54
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

Minnetonka Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Minnetonka 32
Minnesota 21