Buckner, MO
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The crime rate in Buckner is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 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 Buckner is 1 in 43. Based on FBI crime data, Buckner is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Missouri, Buckner has a crime rate that is higher than 61% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Buckner'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 Buckner is one in 767.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Buckner's rate for property crime is 22 per one thousand population. This makes Buckner 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 Buckner is one in 46.

Buckner Crime Data

 
Crime Index

30

(100 is safest)


Safer than 30% of U.S. Cities

Buckner Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

67

71

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.30

21.85

23.15

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Buckner 1.30
Missouri 4.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 767

in Buckner

1 in 201

in Missouri
Buckner VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,067
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.30
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
Buckner 21.85
Missouri 28.54
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 46

in Buckner

1 in 35

in Missouri
Buckner Property CRIMES
Population: 3,067
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 21 41 5
Rate per 1,000 6.85 13.37 1.63
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

Buckner Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Buckner 40
Missouri 35

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