Melrose, MN Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
29
Total Crimes
796.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-67.85%
Below National Average
85 out of 273
In Minnesota
2,578 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Melrose, MN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Melrose is 796.3 per 100,000 people. That's -67.85% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -65.61% 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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Melrose SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
7
Education
4
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Melrose
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 29 796.3 2,315.2 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.1 5.0
Robbery 1 27.5 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1 27.5 135.1 250.2
Violent Crime 2 54.9 236.4 366.7
Burglary 2 54.9 282.4 340.5
Larceny 22 604.1 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 82.4 198.9 219.9
Property Crime 27 741.4 2,078.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Melrose

2.0
Violent Crimes
54.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-85.02%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,821.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Melrose each year. That compares to a 1 in 423.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Melrose is 54.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -85.02% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -76.77% lower than the Minnesota violent crime rate of 236.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Melrose

27.0
Property Crimes
741.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-64.86%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 134.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Melrose each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Melrose is 741.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -64.86% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -64.34% lower than the Minnesota property crime rate of 2,078.8 per 100,000 people.

Melrose 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 Melrose

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
St. Cloud, MN 68,311 2,741 4,012.5 3,576.3 436.2
Willmar, MN 19,684 503 2,555.4 2,128.6 426.7
Sartell, MN 18,014 312 1,732.0 1,670.9 61.1
Sauk Rapids, MN 14,015 297 2,119.2 2,026.4 92.8
Alexandria, MN 13,914 414 2,975.4 2,767.0 208.4
St. Anthony, MN 9,172 206 2,246.0 2,147.8 98.1
Little Falls, MN 8,669 206 2,376.3 2,295.5 80.7
Waite Park, MN 7,764 677 8,719.7 8,294.7 425.0
St. Joseph, MN 7,227 56 774.9 678.0 96.9
Grove, OK 7,129 284 3,983.7 3,745.3 238.5
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