St. Louis Park, MN
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St. Louis Park, 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 St. Louis Park is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 27 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 St. Louis Park is 1 in 37. Based on FBI crime data, St. Louis Park is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Minnesota, St. Louis Park has a crime rate that is higher than 89% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare St. Louis Park to other communities of similar population, then St. Louis Park crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how St. Louis Park 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 St. Louis Park 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 St. Louis Park.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that St. Louis Park'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 St. Louis Park is one in 645.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that St. Louis Park's rate for property crime is 26 per one thousand population. This makes St. Louis Park 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 St. Louis Park is one in 39.

St. Louis Park Crime Data

 

Crime Index

18

(100 is safest)


Safer than 18% of U.S. Cities

St. Louis Park Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

76

1,253

1,329

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.55

25.55

27.10

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
St. Louis Park 1.55
Minnesota 2.20

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 645

in St. Louis Park

1 in 454

in Minnesota

St. Louis Park VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 49,039
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 19 26 31
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.39 0.53 0.63

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

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)

Crime
St. Louis Park 25.55
Minnesota 19.94

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 39

in St. Louis Park

1 in 50

in Minnesota

St. Louis Park Property CRIMES

Population: 49,039
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 119 1,039 95
Rate per 1,000 2.43 21.19 1.94

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

St. Louis Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
St. Louis Park 122
Minnesota 20