Reported Annual Crime In Mendota Heights

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMendota Heights/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime200n/a (estimate)1,7772,3762,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMendota Heights/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.85.3
Rape4n/a35.542.540.4
Robbery4n/a35.567.5102.8
Assault6n/a53.3130.7248.5
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)124243386
Burglary27n/a240.0337.1468.9
Theft153n/a1,359.81,638.11,745.0
Vehicle theft6n/a53.3158.1236.9
Property crime186n/a (estimate)1,6532,1332,451
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Mendota Heights, MN is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Mendota Heights, MN. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Mendota Heights, MN averages 25% lower than the rest of Minnesota while the rate of crime on a national scale is 37% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Mendota Heights, MN is 49% lower than the average rate of crime in Minnesota and 68% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 23% lower than the remainder of the state of Minnesota and 33% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Mendota Heights, MN area.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Grant, MN4,12263554617
Lake Elmo, MN8,12385748834
Rosemount, MN22,469101810911
Birchwood Village, MN89198862960
Pine Springs, MN38898862960
Lilydale, MN74798862960
Sunfish Lake, MN50998862960
Mendota Heights, MN11,1311241,6531,777

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Mendota Heights is 37% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.87 daily crimes that occur in Mendota Heights.
  • Mendota Heights is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Mendota Heights you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Mendota Heights has decreased by 12%.

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Daily Crime In Mendota Heights (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Mendota Heights, MN on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Minnesota. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Mendota Heights, MN (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Minnesota state wide, are 1.34 times less than the state average and 1.60 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Mendota Heights, MN on a daily bases are 1.95 times less than than Minnesota average and 3.10 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Mendota Heights, MN are 1.29 times less than the daily state average and 1.48 times less than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Mendota Heights (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Minnesota and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Mendota Heights, MN? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Mendota Heights, MN has been ranked safer than 36% of other cities in the state of Minnesota. In addition, Mendota Heights, MN is safer than 58% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Minnesota and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Mendota Heights, MN. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Mendota Heights, MN is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mendota Heights

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mendota Heights is 1 in 804
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mendota Heights is 1 in 61
The chance of being a victim of crime in Mendota Heights is 1 in 57
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Mendota Heights, MN? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Mendota Heights, MN, then there is a 1 in 804 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 61. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 57 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Mendota Heights, MN.

Year Over Year Crime In Mendota Heights (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Mendota Heights, MN is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Mendota Heights, MN has increased by 97%, while the property crime rate in Mendota Heights, MN has decreased by 15% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Mendota Heights, MN has decreased by 12% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Mendota Heights police department

ItemMendota HeightsMinnesotaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)186,967556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.61.83.3
There are a total of 18 Mendota Heights police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.9% less than the Minnesota average and 51% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Minnesota

StateTotal offendersMinnesota /100KNational /100K
Minnesota3367222
There are a total of 336 sex offenders in Minnesota. This yields a total of 7 sex offenders in Minnesota per 100,000 residents which is 97% less than the national average.

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City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Beachwood, NJ11,127711,1231,194
Campbellsville, KY11,1262733,4343,707
Crossville, TN11,1258255,0725,897
Hillsborough, CA11,148781,0451,123
Ontario, OR11,1482016,7646,966
Mendota Heights, MN11,1311241,6531,777
Source: The Mendota Heights, MN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.