Reported Annual Crime In Austin

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAustin/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime691n/a (estimate)2,7982,4302,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAustin/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.05.3
Rape10n/a40.542.841.7
Robbery7n/a28.364.998.0
Assault35n/a141.7128.6248.9
Violent crime52n/a (estimate)211238383
Burglary118n/a477.9336.9430.4
Theft495n/a2,004.71,675.71,694.4
Vehicle theft26n/a105.3178.9237.4
Property crime639n/a (estimate)2,5882,1922,362
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Austin, MN for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Austin, MN is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Austin, MN crime rates are 15% higher than in comparison to the Minnesota mean and are 2% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Austin, MN has a rate that is 12% lower than the Minnesota average; compared to the United States, it is 45% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Austin, MN is 18% higher than its state's mean, and 10% higher than the country's average.
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The Austin crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Austin as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Austin crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Austin is 2% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.67 daily crimes that occur in Austin.
  • Austin is safer than 42% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Austin you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Austin has decreased by 12%.

Compare Austin, MN Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Austin (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Austin, MN per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Minnesota as well as national figures. In Austin, MN the total number of daily crimes is 1.15 times more than the Minnesota average and 1.02 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Austin, MN are 1.13 times less than the Minnesota average and 1.82 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Austin, MN has a daily crime rate that is 1.18 times more than the Minnesota average and 1.10 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Austin (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Austin, MN compared to every other city in Minnesota as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Austin, MN ranks safer than 19% of every city located within Minnesota along with 42% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Minnesota and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Austin, MN. As a result, Austin, MN is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Austin

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Austin is 1 in 475
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Austin is 1 in 39
The chance of being a victim of crime in Austin is 1 in 36
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Austin, MN? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Austin, MN you have a 1 in 475 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Austin, MN.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Austin, MN is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Austin, MN has decreased by 35%, the amount of property crime in Austin, MN has decreased by 10%, and the total amount of crime in Austin, MN has decreased by 12% year to year.

Austin police department

ItemAustinMinnesotaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)347,759558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.41.83.3
There are a total of 34 Austin police officers. This results in 1.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 24.5% less than the Minnesota average and 58.2% 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Blooming Prairie, MN1,81450252302
Elkton, MN992772,5502,827
Dexter, MN3283002,7663,067
Geneva, MN3693102,8533,162
Hollandale, MN3043152,9033,218
Adams, MN7323242,9843,308
Brownsdale, MN6613252,9933,318
Austin, MN24,8412112,5882,798

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Elmwood Park, IL24,8452401,2251,465
Galt, CA24,8483502,2912,641
Columbus, MS24,8333193,0483,366
Coronado, CA24,8521101,3921,502
Moscow, ID24,8551332,4752,608
Austin, MN24,8412112,5882,798
Source: The Austin, MN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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