Cedar Hills, UT
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Cedar Hills, UT crime analytics

The crime rate in Cedar Hills is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 21 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 Cedar Hills is 1 in 48. Based on FBI crime data, Cedar Hills is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Utah, Cedar Hills has a crime rate that is higher than 68% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Cedar Hills, 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 Cedar Hills than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1141, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Cedar Hills's rate for property crime is 20 per one thousand population. This makes Cedar Hills 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 Cedar Hills is one in 51.

Cedar Hills Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 35% of U.S. Cities

Cedar Hills Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Cedar Hills 0.88
Utah 2.36
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,141

in Cedar Hills

1 in 424

in Utah
Population: 10,265
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 * 1 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.39 0.10 0.39
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.
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)

Cedar Hills 19.78
Utah 29.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 51

in Cedar Hills

1 in 34

in Utah
Cedar Hills Property CRIMES
Population: 10,265
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 21 172 10
Rate per 1,000 2.05 16.76 0.97
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

Cedar Hills Crimes Per Square Mile

Cedar Hills 77
Utah 42

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