Fort Leonard Wood, MO
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Fort Leonard Wood, MO crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 6 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Fort Leonard Wood is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 88% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Fort Leonard Wood is one in 168. Compared to communities within Missouri, Fort Leonard Wood‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 88% of the state's cities and towns.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Fort Leonard Wood, and we found that the crime rate in Fort Leonard Wood is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Fort Leonard Wood is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Fort Leonard Wood 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 Fort Leonard Wood.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Fort Leonard Wood'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 Fort Leonard Wood is one in 779.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Fort Leonard Wood compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Fort Leonard Wood is just 5 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Fort Leonard Wood is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Fort Leonard Wood Crime Data

 

Crime Index

88

(100 is safest)


Safer than 88% of U.S. Cities

Fort Leonard Wood Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

19

69

88

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.28

4.66

5.95

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fort Leonard Wood 1.28
Missouri 4.97

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 779

in Fort Leonard Wood

1 in 201

in Missouri

Fort Leonard Wood VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 14,793
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
Fort Leonard Wood 4.66
Missouri 28.54

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 214

in Fort Leonard Wood

1 in 35

in Missouri

Fort Leonard Wood Property CRIMES

Population: 14,793
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

Fort Leonard Wood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Fort Leonard Wood 1
Missouri 35

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