Duluth, MN Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
3,481
Total Crimes
4,068.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
73.43%
Above National Average
253 out of 275
In Minnesota
8,023 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Duluth, MN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Duluth is 4,068.7 per 100,000 people. That's 73.43% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 69.36% higher than the Minnesota total crime rate of 2,402.4 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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Duluth SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Duluth
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,481 4,068.7 2,402.4 2,346.0
Murder 1 1.2 3.4 6.5
Robbery 44 51.4 68.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 179 209.2 166.5 279.7
Violent Crime 257 300.4 277.5 387.8
Burglary 326 381.0 307.0 314.2
Larceny 2,677 3,129.0 1,567.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 221 258.3 250.0 246.0
Property Crime 3,224 3,768.3 2,124.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Duluth

257
Violent Crimes
300.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-22.54%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 332.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Duluth each year. That compares to a 1 in 360.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Duluth is 300.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -22.54% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 8.26% higher than the Minnesota violent crime rate of 277.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Duluth

3,224
Property Crimes
3,768.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
92.44%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 26.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Duluth each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Duluth is 3,768.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 92.44% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 77.34% higher than the Minnesota property crime rate of 2,124.9 per 100,000 people.

Duluth Crime Compared To Minnesota Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Duluth

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Superior, WI 25,845 1,059 4,097.5 3,911.8 185.7
Cloquet, MN 11,995 253 2,109.2 1,984.2 125.1
Big Lake, MN 11,355 59 519.6 405.1 114.5
Hermantown, MN 9,661 465 4,813.2 4,699.3 113.9
Proctor, MN 3,025 88 2,909.1 2,710.7 198.3
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