Hermann, MO
Crime Rates


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Hermann, MO crime analytics

Hermann 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 Hermann is 1 in 57. How does Hermann fare compared to other communities in Missouri of all population sizes? Hermann's crime rate is lower than approximately 52% of Missouri communities.

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

For Hermann, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Hermann than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1188, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Hermann experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Hermann's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Hermann 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 Hermann is one in 59.

Hermann Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

Hermann Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Hermann 0.84
Missouri 4.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,188

in Hermann

1 in 201

in Missouri
Population: 2,376
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.42 0.00 0.00 0.42
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)

Hermann 16.84
Missouri 28.54
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 59

in Hermann

1 in 35

in Missouri
Hermann Property CRIMES
Population: 2,376
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 16 24 0
Rate per 1,000 6.73 10.10 0.00
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

Hermann Crimes Per Square Mile

Hermann 16
Missouri 35

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