Seminole, OK
Crime Rates


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Seminole, OK crime analytics

With a crime rate of 50 per one thousand residents, Seminole has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 20. Within Oklahoma, more than 95% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Seminole.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Seminole 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 Seminole; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 243. This equates to a rate of 4 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 Seminole 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.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Seminole is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Seminole, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 22, which is a rate of 45 per one thousand population.

Importantly, we found that Seminole has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Seminole is one in 289.

Seminole Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 6% of U.S. Cities

Seminole Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Seminole 4.12
Oklahoma 4.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 243

in Seminole

1 in 237

in Oklahoma
Population: 7,522
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 4 2 23
Rate per 1,000 0.27 0.53 0.27 3.06
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)

Seminole 45.47
Oklahoma 28.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 22

in Seminole

1 in 35

in Oklahoma
Seminole Property CRIMES
Population: 7,522
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 96 220 26
Rate per 1,000 12.76 29.25 3.46
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

Seminole Crimes Per Square Mile

Seminole 26
Oklahoma 19

Zip Codes in Seminole, OK