Total crime 136%
Violent crime 42%
Property crime 153%
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. 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.
StatisticReportedincidentsWestside/100k peopleMissoula/100k peopleMontana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3,3925,879 (estimate)4,4972,5982,489
Violent crime310537 (estimate)411405379
Vehicle theft175n/a232.0222.4219.9
Property crime3,0825,342 (estimate)4,0862,1932,110

Key findings

  • Westside crime rates are 136% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Westside are 42% higher than the national average
  • In Westside you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Westside is safer than 22% of the cities in Montana
  • Year over year crime in Missoula has decreased by 13%

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      Daily Crime In Westside (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Westside

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Westside is 1 in 187
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Westside is 1 in 19
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Westside is 1 in 18

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

      Missoula police department

      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a120872
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a0.00.0

      Sex offenders in Montana

      StateTotal offendersMontana /100KNational /100K
      There are a total of 2,923 sex offenders in Montana. This yields a total of 291 sex offenders in Montana per 100,000 residents which is 9% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Frenchtown, MT1,932132714846
      Clinton, MT1,076153829982
      East Missoula, MT2,1141729321,105
      Lolo, MT3,8761951,0581,253
      Bonner-West Riverside, MT1,6822031,0991,302
      Turah, MT4262431,3141,557
      Orchard Homes, MT5,6552621,4171,679
      Missoula, MT70,1174114,0864,497

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rock Hill, SC70,2516613,3464,007
      Flower Mound, TX69,96654923978
      Redlands, CA70,4423572,9303,287
      Lauderhill, FL70,4527852,9293,714
      Pine Hills, FL69,7336273,5614,189
      Missoula, MT70,1174114,0864,497
      Source: The Westside, Missoula, MT 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.