Grain Valley, MO
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Grain Valley, MO crime analytics


Grain Valley has an overall crime rate of 18 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Grain Valley is 1 in 57. How does Grain Valley fare compared to other communities in Missouri of all population sizes? Grain Valley's crime rate is lower than approximately 53% of Missouri communities.

How does the crime rate in Grain Valley compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Grain Valley with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Grain Valley's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Grain Valley 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 Grain Valley.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Grain Valley'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 Grain Valley is one in 535.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Grain Valley; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Importantly, we found that Grain Valley 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 Grain Valley is one in 372.

Grain Valley Crime Data

 
Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

Grain Valley Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

25

210

235

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.87

15.70

17.56

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Grain Valley 1.87
Missouri 4.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 535

in Grain Valley

1 in 201

in Missouri
Grain Valley VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 13,379
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 6 2 17
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.45 0.15 1.27
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
Grain Valley 15.70
Missouri 28.54
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 64

in Grain Valley

1 in 35

in Missouri
Grain Valley Property CRIMES
Population: 13,379
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 29 145 36
Rate per 1,000 2.17 10.84 2.69
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

Grain Valley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Grain Valley 39
Missouri 35