Lenexa, KS Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
945
Total Crimes
1,738.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-32.30%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Lenexa, KS?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lenexa is 1,738.8 per 100,000 people. That's -32.30% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -43.42% lower than the Kansas total crime rate of 3,072.9 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Lenexa SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8.5

How Does Lenexa Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Lenexa
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 945 1,738.8 3,072.9 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 5.0
Robbery 12 22.1 53.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 84 154.6 328.3 246.8
Violent Crime 107 196.9 439.0 368.9
Burglary 99 182.2 430.6 376.0
Larceny 661 1,216.2 1,933.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 78 143.5 269.4 228.9
Property Crime 838 1,541.9 2,633.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Lenexa

107
Violent Crimes
196.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-46.63%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 507.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lenexa each year. That compares to a 1 in 227.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lenexa is 196.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -46.63% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -55.16% lower than the Kansas violent crime rate of 439.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lenexa

838
Property Crimes
1,541.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-29.90%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 64.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lenexa each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lenexa is 1,541.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -29.90% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -41.46% lower than the Kansas property crime rate of 2,633.9 per 100,000 people.

Lenexa Crime Compared To Kansas Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Kansas.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Lenexa

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Overland Park, KS 193,877 4,179 2,155.5 1,928.5 226.9
Olathe, KS 139,154 2,262 1,625.5 1,406.4 219.2
Shawnee, KS 65,983 1,241 1,880.8 1,630.7 250.1
Leawood, KS 35,070 570 1,625.3 1,548.3 77.0
Gardner, KS 21,945 364 1,658.7 1,403.5 255.2
Parkville, MO 6,963 137 1,967.5 1,780.8 186.7
Basehor, KS 6,239 75 1,202.1 1,089.9 112.2
Edwardsville, KS 4,505 126 2,796.9 2,508.3 288.6
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