Spanish Fork, UT
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Spanish Fork, 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

Spanish Fork is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (65%) and also has a lower crime rate than 71% of the communities in Utah, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Spanish Fork is one in 110 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 39. It is for these reasons that Spanish Fork is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Spanish Fork has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Spanish Fork is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Spanish Fork 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 Spanish Fork.

For Spanish Fork, 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 Spanish Fork than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3330, 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 Spanish Fork 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 Spanish Fork than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 114.

Spanish Fork Crime Data

 

Crime Index

65

(100 is safest)


Safer than 65% of U.S. Cities

Spanish Fork Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

352

364

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.30

8.81

9.11

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Spanish Fork 0.30
Utah 2.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,330

in Spanish Fork

1 in 429

in Utah

Spanish Fork VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 39,961
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 2 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.10 0.05 0.15

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
Spanish Fork 8.81
Utah 23.78

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 114

in Spanish Fork

1 in 42

in Utah

Spanish Fork Property CRIMES

Population: 39,961
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 29 294 29
Rate per 1,000 0.73 7.36 0.73

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

Spanish Fork Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Spanish Fork 24
Utah 36