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Total crime 25%
Violent crime 23%
Property crime 25%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBasalt/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,876 (estimate)1,4432,489
Murdern/an/an/a2.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a45.342.6
Robberyn/an/an/a8.781.6
Assaultn/an/an/a167.9250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)291 (estimate)224379
Burglaryn/an/an/a219.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a911.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a87.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,585 (estimate)1,2202,110

Key findings

  • Basalt crime rates are 25% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Basalt are 23% lower than the national average
  • In Basalt you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Basalt is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Basalt has decreased by 15%

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      Daily Crime In Basalt (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Basalt

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Basalt is 1 in 344
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Basalt is 1 in 64
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Basalt is 1 in 54

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

      Basalt police department

      ItemBasaltIdahoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,868558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      Sex offenders in Idaho

      StateTotal offendersIdaho /100KNational /100K
      Idaho4,932333266
      There are a total of 4,932 sex offenders in Idaho. This yields a total of 333 sex offenders in Idaho per 100,000 residents which is 25% greater than the national average.

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      Groveland, ID1,00780433513
      Riverside, ID1,11494510604
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      Iona, ID2,26696526622
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      Shelley, ID4,372231,1301,153
      Ammon, ID14,7672031,1061,309
      Basalt, ID3912911,5851,876

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      Garrett, PA3914632,1212,583
      Casey, IA3913862,5062,892
      Jenkins, MN3912892,5452,833
      Crown City, OH3913962,7813,177
      Max, ND3913792,6293,008
      Basalt, ID3912911,5851,876
      Source: The Basalt, ID crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.