Bonne Terre, MO
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Bonne Terre, MO 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Bonne Terre is safer than 72% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Missouri, only on the order of 17% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Bonne Terre. If you live in Bonne Terre, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 131. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 39.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Bonne Terre's violent crime rate is 1 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 Bonne Terre is one in 883.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Bonne Terre is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Bonne Terre than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 154.

Bonne Terre Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 72% of U.S. Cities

Bonne Terre Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Bonne Terre 1.13
Missouri 5.02

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 883

in Bonne Terre

1 in 199

in Missouri


Population: 7,063
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 0 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.14 0.00 0.99


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)

Bonne Terre 6.51
Missouri 26.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 154

in Bonne Terre

1 in 38

in Missouri

Bonne Terre Property CRIMES

Population: 7,063
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 6 22 18
Rate per 1,000 0.85 3.11 2.55

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

Bonne Terre Crimes Per Square Mile

Bonne Terre 13
Missouri 33