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Total crime 29%
Violent crime 59%
Property crime 23%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBlanding/100k peopleUtah/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,672 (estimate)2,7252,346
Murdern/an/an/a3.16.5
Rapen/an/an/a55.738.4
Robberyn/an/an/a41.973.9
Assaultn/an/an/a159.9279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)160 (estimate)261388
Burglaryn/an/an/a290.6314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,857.31,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a316.6246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,512 (estimate)2,4641,958

Key findings

  • Blanding crime rates are 29% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Blanding are 59% lower than the national average
  • In Blanding you have a 1 in 60 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Blanding is safer than 56% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Blanding has increased by 13%

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The Blanding crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Blanding as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Blanding crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Blanding (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Blanding

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Blanding is 1 in 625
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Blanding is 1 in 67
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Blanding is 1 in 60

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

      Blanding police department

      ItemBlandingUtahNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)53,469558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.52.43.3
      There are a total of 5 Blanding police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 38.2% less than the Utah average and 55.3% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Utah

      StateTotal offendersUtah /100KNational /100K
      Utah8,736362266
      There are a total of 8,736 sex offenders in Utah. This yields a total of 362 sex offenders in Utah per 100,000 residents which is 36% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      White Mesa, UT1083833,6123,994
      Blanding, UT3,7161601,5121,672

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lyons, KS3,7162591,2361,495
      Dell Rapids, SD3,7152479651,213
      Ballinger, TX3,7153581,9562,315
      Nowata, OK3,7174251,8112,236
      Carolina Shores, NC3,7141829671,149
      Blanding, UT3,7161601,5121,672
      Source: The Blanding, UT crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.