Minden, NV
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The crime rate in Minden is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Minden is 1 in 51. Based on FBI crime data, Minden is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Nevada, Minden has a crime rate that is higher than 50% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Minden's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Minden is one in 759.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Minden's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Minden 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 Minden is one in 55.

Minden Crime Data

 
Crime Index

37

(100 is safest)


Safer than 37% of U.S. Cities

Minden Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

55

59

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.32

18.12

19.44

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Minden 1.32
Nevada 6.96
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 759

in Minden

1 in 144

in Nevada
Minden VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,035
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
Minden 18.12
Nevada 26.68
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 55

in Minden

1 in 37

in Nevada
Minden Property CRIMES
Population: 3,035
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

Minden Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Minden 14
Nevada 23

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