Highland, UT
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Highland, UT crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Highland is safer than 84% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Utah, only on the order of 13% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Highland. If you live in Highland, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 188. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 39.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Highland, and we found that the crime rate in Highland is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Highland is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Highland 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 Highland.

For Highland, 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 Highland than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3837, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Highland is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Highland than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 198.

Highland Crime Data

 

Crime Index

84

(100 is safest)


Safer than 84% of U.S. Cities

Highland Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

97

102

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.26

5.06

5.32

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Highland 0.26
Utah 2.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,837

in Highland

1 in 429

in Utah

Highland VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 19,183
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.21 0.00 0.05

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Highland 5.06
Utah 23.78

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 198

in Highland

1 in 42

in Utah

Highland Property CRIMES

Population: 19,183
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 18 72 7
Rate per 1,000 0.94 3.75 0.36

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Highland Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Highland 12
Utah 36