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Ladue, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Ladue 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 Ladue is 1 in 68. How does Ladue fare compared to other communities in Missouri of all population sizes? Ladue's crime rate is lower than approximately 55% of Missouri communities.

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

For Ladue, 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 Ladue than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2996, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Ladue's rate for property crime is 14 per one thousand population. This makes Ladue 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 Ladue is one in 69.

Ladue Crime Data

 

Crime Index

41

(100 is safest)


Safer than 41% of U.S. Cities

Ladue Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

130

133

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.33

14.46

14.80

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.33
5.42
National Median: 4
    Ladue
    Missouri

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,996

in Ladue

1 in 184

in Missouri

Ladue VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,989
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.22 0.11

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
14.46
25.3
National Median: 19
    Ladue
    Missouri

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Ladue

1 in 40

in Missouri

Ladue Property CRIMES

Population: 8,989
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 15 98 17
Rate per 1,000 1.67 10.90 1.89

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Ladue Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
16
33
National Median: 26.9
    Ladue
    Missouri