Pleasant Grove, UT
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Pleasant Grove, 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Pleasant Grove is 1 in 243. This equates to a crime rate of 4.12 per 1,000 residents, making Pleasant Grove one of the safest communities in Utah to live in. In fact, it is one of the safest communities in the entire nation, according to FBI crime statistics. It is for these reasons that Pleasant Grove is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Pleasant Grove, and we found that the crime rate in Pleasant Grove is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Pleasant Grove 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 Pleasant Grove 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 Pleasant Grove.

For Pleasant Grove, 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 Pleasant Grove than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1339, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Pleasant Grove compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Pleasant Grove is just 3 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Pleasant Grove is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Pleasant Grove Crime Data

 

Crime Index

92

(100 is safest)


Safer than 92% of U.S. Cities

Pleasant Grove Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

29

131

160

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.75

3.37

4.12

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pleasant Grove 0.75
Utah 2.39

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,339

in Pleasant Grove

1 in 419

in Utah

Pleasant Grove VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 38,845
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 1 25
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.08 0.03 0.64

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pleasant Grove 3.37
Utah 27.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 297

in Pleasant Grove

1 in 36

in Utah

Pleasant Grove Property CRIMES

Population: 38,845
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 22 105 4
Rate per 1,000 0.57 2.70 0.10

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Pleasant Grove Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pleasant Grove 17
Utah 41