Redwood Falls, MN
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Redwood Falls, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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 Redwood Falls is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 35 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 Redwood Falls is 1 in 28. Based on FBI crime data, Redwood Falls is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Minnesota, Redwood Falls has a crime rate that is higher than 93% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Redwood Falls to other communities of similar population, then Redwood Falls crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Redwood Falls does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Redwood Falls 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 Redwood Falls.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Redwood Falls 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 Redwood Falls; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 332. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Redwood Falls is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Redwood Falls, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 31, which is a rate of 32 per one thousand population.

Redwood Falls Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Redwood Falls Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Redwood Falls 3.01
Minnesota 2.20

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 332

in Redwood Falls

1 in 454

in Minnesota


Population: 4,985
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 0 11
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.80 0.00 2.21


Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Redwood Falls 32.10
Minnesota 19.94

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 31

in Redwood Falls

1 in 50

in Minnesota

Redwood Falls Property CRIMES

Population: 4,985
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 147 6
Rate per 1,000 1.40 29.49 1.20

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Redwood Falls Crimes Per Square Mile

Redwood Falls 33
Minnesota 20

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