Kearney, MO
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Kearney, MO crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

Kearney has an overall crime rate of 15 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 Kearney is 1 in 67. How does Kearney fare compared to other communities in Missouri of all population sizes? Kearney's crime rate is lower than approximately 54% of Missouri communities.

How does the crime rate in Kearney compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Kearney with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Kearney'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 Kearney 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 Kearney.

For Kearney, 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 Kearney than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1743, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Kearney's rate for property crime is 14 per one thousand population. This makes Kearney 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 Kearney is one in 70.

Kearney Crime Data

 

Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

Kearney Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

150

156

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.57

14.34

14.92

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Kearney 0.57
Missouri 5.02

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,743

in Kearney

1 in 199

in Missouri

Kearney VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 10,457
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.29 0.00 0.29

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Kearney 14.34
Missouri 26.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 70

in Kearney

1 in 38

in Missouri

Kearney Property CRIMES

Population: 10,457
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 16 121 13
Rate per 1,000 1.53 11.57 1.24

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Kearney Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Kearney 12
Missouri 33

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