Elk River, MN Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
418
Total Crimes
1,666.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-32.71%
Below National Average
155 out of 273
In Minnesota
5,340 out of 9,891
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 1,666.6 per 100,000 people. That's -32.71% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -28.01% lower than the Minnesota total crime rate of 2,315.2 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

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
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 418 1,666.6 2,315.2 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.1 5.0
Robbery 1 4.0 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 35.9 135.1 250.2
Violent Crime 15 59.8 236.4 366.7
Burglary 36 143.5 282.4 340.5
Larceny 350 1,395.5 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 67.8 198.9 219.9
Property Crime 403 1,606.8 2,078.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Elk River

15.0
Violent Crimes
59.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-83.69%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,672.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Elk River each year. That compares to a 1 in 423.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Elk River is 59.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -83.69% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -74.70% lower than the Minnesota violent crime rate of 236.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Elk River

403.0
Property Crimes
1,606.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-23.85%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 62.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Elk River each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Elk River is 1,606.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -23.85% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -22.71% lower than the Minnesota property crime rate of 2,078.8 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 73,170 1,165 1,592.2 1,512.9 79.3
Ramsey, MN 27,358 310 1,133.1 1,045.4 87.7
Champlin, MN 25,636 256 998.6 901.1 97.5
Rogers, MN 13,417 236 1,759.0 1,677.0 82.0
Big Lake, MN 11,236 60 534.0 489.5 44.5
St. Francis, MN 7,894 114 1,444.1 1,203.4 240.7
Dayton, MN 6,542 43 657.3 642.0 15.3
Corcoran, MN 6,195 41 661.8 661.8 0.0
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