Box Elder, MT
Crime Rates




Safest

Safest Box Elder neighborhoods




Box Elder, MT crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 45 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Box Elder is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 72% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Box Elder is one in 22. Compared to communities within Montana, Box Elder‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 66% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Box Elder, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Box Elder is one in 88.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Box Elder's rate for property crime is 34 per one thousand population. This makes Box Elder 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 Box Elder is one in 29.

Box Elder Crime Data

 

Crime Index

72

(100 is safest)


Safer than 72% of U.S. Cities

Box Elder Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

3

4

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

11.36

34.09

45.45

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Box Elder 11.36
Montana 3.50

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 88

in Box Elder

1 in 286

in Montana

Box Elder VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 88
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Box Elder 34.09
Montana 26.24

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 29

in Box Elder

1 in 38

in Montana

Box Elder Property CRIMES

Population: 88
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Box Elder Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Box Elder 5
Montana 31

Popular Neighborhoods in Box Elder

Popular Communities Near Box Elder MT

Zip Codes in Box Elder, MT