Dellwood, MO
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With a crime rate of 42 per one thousand residents, Dellwood has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 24. Within Missouri, more than 85% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Dellwood.

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

For Dellwood, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Dellwood is one in 152.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Dellwood's rate for property crime is 36 per one thousand population. This makes Dellwood 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 Dellwood is one in 28.

Importantly, we found that Dellwood has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Dellwood is one in 385.

Dellwood Crime Data

 
Crime Index

10

(100 is safest)


Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Dellwood Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

33

179

212

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.59

35.72

42.31

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dellwood 6.59
Missouri 4.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 152

in Dellwood

1 in 201

in Missouri
Dellwood VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 5,011
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Dellwood 35.72
Missouri 28.54
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Dellwood

1 in 35

in Missouri
Dellwood Property CRIMES
Population: 5,011
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Dellwood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Dellwood 207
Missouri 35