Overland Park, KS Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
4,179
Total Crimes
2,155.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.08%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Overland Park, KS?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Overland Park is 2,155.5 per 100,000 people. That's -16.08% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -29.86% 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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Overland Park SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

How Does Overland Park Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Overland Park
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,179 2,155.5 3,072.9 2,568.4
Murder 3 1.5 3.9 5.0
Robbery 78 40.2 53.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 239 123.3 328.3 246.8
Violent Crime 440 226.9 439.0 368.9
Burglary 379 195.5 430.6 376.0
Larceny 3,017 1,556.1 1,933.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 343 176.9 269.4 228.9
Property Crime 3,739 1,928.5 2,633.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Overland Park

440
Violent Crimes
226.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-38.48%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 440.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Overland Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 227.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Overland Park is 226.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -38.48% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -48.31% lower than the Kansas violent crime rate of 439.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Overland Park

3,739
Property Crimes
1,928.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-12.32%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 51.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Overland Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Overland Park is 1,928.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -12.32% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -26.78% lower than the Kansas property crime rate of 2,633.9 per 100,000 people.

Overland Park 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 Overland Park

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Olathe, KS 139,154 2,262 1,625.5 1,406.4 219.2
Lee's Summit, MO 98,144 2,223 2,265.0 2,144.8 120.2
Shawnee, KS 65,983 1,241 1,880.8 1,630.7 250.1
Lenexa, KS 54,349 945 1,738.8 1,541.9 196.9
Leawood, KS 35,070 570 1,625.3 1,548.3 77.0
Grandview, MO 25,256 1,097 4,343.5 3,658.5 685.0
Raymore, MO 21,452 483 2,251.5 2,209.6 42.0
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