Osceola, MO
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Osceola, MO crime analytics

Osceola has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Osceola is 1 in 57. How does Osceola fare compared to other communities in Missouri of all population sizes? Osceola's crime rate is lower than approximately 53% of Missouri communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Osceola occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Osceola; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 229. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Osceola; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Osceola Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Osceola Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Osceola 4.37
Missouri 4.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 229

in Osceola

1 in 201

in Missouri
Population: 915
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 3.28 0.00 1.09
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)

Osceola 13.11
Missouri 28.54
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 76

in Osceola

1 in 35

in Missouri
Osceola Property CRIMES
Population: 915
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 5 0
Rate per 1,000 7.65 5.46 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

Osceola Crimes Per Square Mile

Osceola 17
Missouri 35

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