Tooele, UT


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Tooele, UT crime analytics

With a crime rate of 43 per one thousand residents, Tooele has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 23. Within Utah, more than 92% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Tooele.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Tooele 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 Tooele; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 215. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Tooele is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Tooele, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 26, which is a rate of 39 per one thousand population.

Importantly, we found that Tooele has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Tooele is one in 200.

Tooele Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 9% of U.S. Cities

Tooele Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Tooele 4.64
Utah 2.36
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 215

in Tooele

1 in 424

in Utah
Population: 33,157
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 56 16 82
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.69 0.48 2.47
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)

Tooele 38.57
Utah 29.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 26

in Tooele

1 in 34

in Utah
Tooele Property CRIMES
Population: 33,157
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 277 836 166
Rate per 1,000 8.35 25.21 5.01
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

Tooele Crimes Per Square Mile

Tooele 67
Utah 42