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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Pleasant Grove is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 82% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Pleasant Grove is one in 147. Compared to communities within Utah, Pleasant Grove‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 84% of the state's cities and towns. 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 3230, 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 Pleasant Grove 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 Pleasant Grove than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 154.

Pleasant Grove Crime Data

 

Crime Index

82

(100 is safest)


Safer than 82% of U.S. Cities

Pleasant Grove Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

252

264

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.31

6.50

6.81

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pleasant Grove 0.31
Utah 2.43

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,230

in Pleasant Grove

1 in 412

in Utah

Pleasant Grove VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 38,756
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 1 0 10
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.03 0.00 0.26

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pleasant Grove 6.50
Utah 29.52

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 154

in Pleasant Grove

1 in 34

in Utah

Pleasant Grove Property CRIMES

Population: 38,756
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 41 203 8
Rate per 1,000 1.06 5.24 0.21

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Pleasant Grove Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pleasant Grove 29
Utah 42