Elk River, MN Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
468
Total Crimes
1,837.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-21.67%
Below National Average
177 out of 275
In Minnesota
5,378 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Elk River, MN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Elk River is 1,837.7 per 100,000 people. That's -21.67% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -23.51% lower 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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Elk River SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
5

How Does Elk River Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Elk River
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 468 1,837.7 2,402.4 2,346.0
Murder 1 3.9 3.4 6.5
Robbery 1 3.9 68.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 15 58.9 166.5 279.7
Violent Crime 24 94.2 277.5 387.8
Burglary 40 157.1 307.0 314.2
Larceny 373 1,464.6 1,567.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 31 121.7 250.0 246.0
Property Crime 444 1,743.4 2,124.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Elk River

24
Violent Crimes
94.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-75.70%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,061.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Elk River each year. That compares to a 1 in 360.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Elk River is 94.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -75.70% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -66.04% lower than the Minnesota violent crime rate of 277.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Elk River

444
Property Crimes
1,743.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-10.97%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 57.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Elk River each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Elk River is 1,743.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -10.97% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -17.95% lower than the Minnesota property crime rate of 2,124.9 per 100,000 people.

Elk River 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 Elk River

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Maple Grove, MN 73,939 1,262 1,706.8 1,631.1 75.7
Ramsey, MN 28,205 240 850.9 776.5 74.5
Champlin, MN 25,517 289 1,132.6 1,054.2 78.4
Rogers, MN 13,769 312 2,266.0 2,215.1 50.8
Big Lake, MN 11,355 59 519.6 405.1 114.5
St. Francis, MN 7,997 116 1,450.5 1,187.9 262.6
Dayton, MN 6,958 54 776.1 733.0 43.1
Corcoran, MN 6,352 23 362.1 362.1 0.0
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