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Total crime 5%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 3%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsPrinceton Heights/100k peopleSt. Louis/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime24,3742,357 (estimate)8,1113,1342,489
Murder194n/a64.69.35.0
Rape265n/a88.247.542.6
Robbery1,475n/a490.880.881.6
Assault3,858n/a1,283.8357.4250.2
Violent crime5,792179 (estimate)1,927495379
Burglary3,044n/a1,012.9430.4340.5
Theft12,540n/a4,172.81,865.01,549.5
Vehicle theft2,998n/a997.6343.3219.9
Property crime18,5822,178 (estimate)6,1832,6392,110

Key findings

  • Princeton Heights crime rates are 5% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Princeton Heights are 53% lower than the national average
  • In Princeton Heights you have a 1 in 43 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Princeton Heights is safer than 95% of the cities in Missouri
  • Year over year crime in St. Louis has increased by 5%

Princeton Heights crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Princeton Heights (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Princeton Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Princeton Heights is 1 in 559
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Princeton Heights is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Princeton Heights is 1 in 43

      Year Over Year Crime In St. Louis (per 100,000 people)

      St. Louis police department

      ItemPrinceton HeightsSt. LouisMissouri
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,86612,115
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.93.7

      Sex offenders in Missouri

      StateTotal offendersMissouri /100KNational /100K
      Missouri19,657344266
      There are a total of 19,657 sex offenders in Missouri. This yields a total of 344 sex offenders in Missouri per 100,000 residents which is 29% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Kimmswick, MO149000
      Lakeshire, MO1,64172287359
      Grantwood Village, MO1,01369370440
      Oakland, MO1,64969370440
      Columbia, IL10,193162591753
      Webster Groves, MO23,111109717826
      Warson Woods, MO1,8700831831
      St. Louis, MO316,0301,9276,1838,111

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Riverside, CA318,6785062,9383,444
      Corpus Christi, TX320,0507943,4464,240
      Lexington-Fayette, KY311,5292972,9983,295
      Pittsburgh, PA305,3055793,0163,595
      Stockton, CA301,4431,3973,9445,340
      St. Louis, MO316,0301,9276,1838,111
      Source: The Princeton Heights, St. Louis, MO 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.