Belgrade, MT
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The crime rate in Belgrade is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 28 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Belgrade is 1 in 36. Based on FBI crime data, Belgrade is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Montana, Belgrade has a crime rate that is higher than 81% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Belgrade 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 Belgrade; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 259. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Belgrade's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Belgrade 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 Belgrade is one in 42.

Belgrade Crime Data

 

Crime Index

22

(100 is safest)


Safer than 22% of U.S. Cities

Belgrade Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

31

191

222

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.86

23.79

27.65

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Belgrade 3.86
Montana 3.50

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 259

in Belgrade

1 in 286

in Montana

Belgrade VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,029
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 2 24
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.62 0.25 2.99

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
Belgrade 23.79
Montana 26.24

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Belgrade

1 in 38

in Montana

Belgrade Property CRIMES

Population: 8,029
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 22 152 17
Rate per 1,000 2.74 18.93 2.12

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

Belgrade Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Belgrade 68
Montana 31

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