Park City, UT
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The crime rate in Park City is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 41 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 Park City is 1 in 24. Based on FBI crime data, Park City is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Utah, Park City has a crime rate that is higher than 91% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Park City 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 Park City; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 313. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Park City is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Park City, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 26, which is a rate of 38 per one thousand population.

Park City Crime Data

 
Crime Index

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Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Park City Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

26

309

335

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.20

38.02

41.22

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Park City 3.20
Utah 2.36
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 313

in Park City

1 in 424

in Utah
Park City VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,128
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
Park City 38.02
Utah 29.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 26

in Park City

1 in 34

in Utah
Park City Property CRIMES
Population: 8,128
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

Park City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Park City 19
Utah 42