Reported Annual Crime In Moab

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMoab/100k peopleUtah/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime131n/a (estimate)2,5453,2162,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMoab/100k peopleUtah/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.84.9
Rape7n/a136.054.938.6
Robbery0n/a0.044.3101.9
Assault13n/a252.5135.1237.8
Violent crime20n/a (estimate)389236373
Burglary24n/a466.2416.2491.4
Theft83n/a1,612.32,273.21,775.4
Vehicle theft4n/a77.7290.6220.2
Property crime111n/a (estimate)2,1562,9802,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Moab, UT. The total number of reported crimes in Moab, UT is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Moab, UT crime rate is 21% lower than the Utah average and is 11% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Moab, UT has a violent crime rate that is 65% higher than the Utah average and 4% higher than the national average. For property crime, Moab, UT is 28% lower than the Utah average and 13% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Moab is 11% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.97 daily crimes that occur in Moab.
  • Moab is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Moab you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Moab has decreased by 30%.

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Daily Crime In Moab (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Moab, UT per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Utah as well as national figures. In Moab, UT the total number of daily crimes is 1.26 times less than the Utah average and 1.12 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Moab, UT are 1.65 times more than the Utah average and 1.04 times more than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Moab, UT has a daily crime rate that is 1.38 times less than the Utah average and 1.15 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Moab (higher is better)

How safe is Moab, UT compared to other cities in Utah and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Moab, UT is safer than 14% of the cities in Utah and 31% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Utah and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Moab, UT. Overall, Moab, UT is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Moab

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Moab is 1 in 258
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Moab is 1 in 47
The chance of being a victim of crime in Moab is 1 in 40
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Moab, UT? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Moab, UT, you have a 1 in 258 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 47. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Moab, UT is 1 in 40.

Year Over Year Crime In Moab (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether Moab, UT is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Moab, UT has increased by 99% and the rate of property crime in Moab, UT has decreased by 37%. The total crime rate in Moab, UT has decreased by 30% year to year.

Moab police department

ItemMoabUtahNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)203,469556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.92.43.3
There are a total of 20 Moab police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 64.4% greater than the Utah average and 18.4% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Utah

StateTotal offendersUtah /100KNational /100K
Utah7,046282222
There are a total of 7,046 sex offenders in Utah. This yields a total of 282 sex offenders in Utah per 100,000 residents which is 27% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Castle Valley, UT3802152,7122,927
Spanish Valley, UT3082232,8183,041
Moab, UT5,1053892,1562,545

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Big Bear Lake, CA5,1041,0374,7615,798
Valparaiso, FL5,1091349181,052
Clarks Summit, PA5,101123292415
Savannah, MO5,10158817875
Oxford, PA5,1002531,8882,141
Moab, UT5,1053892,1562,545
Source: The Moab, UT crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. 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.