Willard, MO
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Willard 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 Willard is 1 in 68. How does Willard fare compared to other communities in Missouri of all population sizes? Willard's crime rate is lower than approximately 60% of Missouri communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Willard has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Willard is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Willard 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 Willard.

For Willard, 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 Willard than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2727, which is a violent crime rate of 0 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 Willard 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.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Willard; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Willard Crime Data

 
Crime Index

51

(100 is safest)


Safer than 51% of U.S. Cities

Willard Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

78

80

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.37

14.30

14.67

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Willard 0.37
Missouri 4.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,727

in Willard

1 in 201

in Missouri
Willard VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 5,454
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.18 0.00 0.00 0.18
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
Willard 14.30
Missouri 28.54
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 70

in Willard

1 in 35

in Missouri
Willard Property CRIMES
Population: 5,454
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 9 62 7
Rate per 1,000 1.65 11.37 1.28
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

Willard Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Willard 14
Missouri 35

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