Reported Annual Crime In Essex

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEssex/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,582 (estimate)3,3642,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEssex/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a9.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a44.641.7
Robberyn/an/an/a103.998.0
Assaultn/an/an/a372.0248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)722 (estimate)530383
Burglaryn/an/an/a492.0430.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,016.01,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a325.9237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,860 (estimate)2,8342,362

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The Essex crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Essex 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 Essex crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Essex is 67% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 12.55 daily crimes that occur in Essex.
  • Essex is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Essex you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Essex has increased by 200%.

Compare Essex, MO Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Essex (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Essex (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Essex

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Essex is 1 in 139
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Essex is 1 in 26
The chance of being a victim of crime in Essex is 1 in 22

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

Essex police department

ItemEssexMissouriNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,115558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.73.3

Sex offenders in Missouri

StateTotal offendersMissouri /100KNational /100K
Missouri15,122264222
There are a total of 15,122 sex offenders in Missouri. This yields a total of 264 sex offenders in Missouri per 100,000 residents which is 19% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Morehouse, MO914111334445
Bloomfield, MO2,0202148011,015
Canalou, MO26001,3161,316
Bernie, MO2,1053121,6691,981
Dexter, MO7,9341261,9412,067
Dudley, MO1776703,5824,252
Vanduser, MO1668274,4215,248
Essex, MO5517223,8604,582

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pettus, TX5516383,7274,365
Wibaux, MT5515273,6214,148
New Cuyama, CA5517264,0354,761
Ponce de Leon, FL5515803,5684,147
Salem, IA5514363,1633,600
Essex, MO5517223,8604,582
Source: The Essex, MO 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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