Excelsior Springs, MO
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The crime rate in Excelsior Springs is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 34 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 Excelsior Springs is 1 in 30. Based on FBI crime data, Excelsior Springs is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Missouri, Excelsior Springs has a crime rate that is higher than 77% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Excelsior Springs'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 Excelsior Springs is one in 574.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Excelsior Springs's rate for property crime is 32 per one thousand population. This makes Excelsior Springs 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 Excelsior Springs is one in 31.

Excelsior Springs Crime Data

 
Crime Index

16

(100 is safest)


Safer than 16% of U.S. Cities

Excelsior Springs Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

20

366

386

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.74

31.86

33.61

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Excelsior Springs 1.74
Missouri 4.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 574

in Excelsior Springs

1 in 201

in Missouri
Excelsior Springs VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,486
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 8 5 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.70 0.44 0.61
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
Excelsior Springs 31.86
Missouri 28.54
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 31

in Excelsior Springs

1 in 35

in Missouri
Excelsior Springs Property CRIMES
Population: 11,486
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 69 286 11
Rate per 1,000 6.01 24.90 0.96
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

Excelsior Springs Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Excelsior Springs 37
Missouri 35

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