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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 30%
Property crime 17%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMountain Home/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime298n/a (estimate)2,0961,6892,580
Murder0n/a0.02.05.0
Rape8n/a56.345.142.6
Robbery0n/a0.011.486.2
Assault30n/a211.0168.6246.8
Violent crime38n/a (estimate)267227381
Burglary47n/a330.5281.6376.0
Theft192n/a1,350.21,067.81,594.6
Vehicle theft21n/a147.7112.0228.9
Property crime260n/a (estimate)1,8281,4612,200

Key findings

  • Mountain Home crime rates are 19% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mountain Home are 30% lower than the national average
  • In Mountain Home you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mountain Home is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mountain Home has increased by 12%

Mountain Home crime map

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The Mountain Home crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Mountain Home 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 Mountain Home crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Mountain Home (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Mountain Home for every 100,000 residents. The Mountain Home total amount of daily crime is 1.24 times more than the Idaho average and 1.23 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Mountain Home, is 1.18 times more than the Idaho average, and it is 1.42 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Mountain Home has a daily crime average that is 1.25 times more than the Idaho average and 1.20 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Mountain Home (higher is better)

      How safe is Mountain Home, Idaho compared to other cities in Idaho and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Mountain Home is safer than 35% of the cities in Idaho and 43% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Idaho and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Mountain Home. Overall, Mountain Home is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mountain Home

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mountain Home is 1 in 375
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mountain Home is 1 in 55
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mountain Home is 1 in 48
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Mountain Home? In Mountain Home, ID you have a 1 in 375 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 55 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Mountain Home.

      Year Over Year Crime In Mountain Home (per 100,000 people)

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Mountain Home, Idaho (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Mountain Home has increased by 19%, the amount of property crime in Mountain Home has increased by 11%, and the total amount of crime in Mountain Home has increased by 12% year over year.

      Mountain Home police department

      ItemMountain HomeIdahoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)381,868558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.72.43.3
      There are a total of 38 Mountain Home police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 11.9% greater than the Idaho average and 16.1% less than the National average.

      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mountain Home, ID13,8232671,8282,096

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Paradise Valley, AZ13,833211,3501,371
      Elk Plain, WA13,8353783,5743,952
      Middlesex, NJ13,8112121,4301,642
      Azalea Park, FL13,8485073,0083,515
      East Islip, NY13,8532178921,109
      Mountain Home, ID13,8232671,8282,096
      Source: The Mountain Home, ID crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.