Mendota Heights, MN Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
168
Total Crimes
1,477.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.36%
Below National Average
143 out of 273
In Minnesota
4,800 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Mendota Heights, MN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mendota Heights is 1,477.2 per 100,000 people. That's -40.36% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -36.20% 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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Mendota Heights SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

How Does Mendota Heights Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Mendota Heights
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 168 1,477.2 2,315.2 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.1 5.0
Robbery 2 17.6 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 96.7 135.1 250.2
Violent Crime 15 131.9 236.4 366.7
Burglary 32 281.4 282.4 340.5
Larceny 114 1,002.4 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 61.5 198.9 219.9
Property Crime 153 1,345.3 2,078.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Mendota Heights

15.0
Violent Crimes
131.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-64.03%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 758.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mendota Heights each year. That compares to a 1 in 423.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mendota Heights is 131.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -64.03% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -44.21% lower than the Minnesota violent crime rate of 236.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mendota Heights

153.0
Property Crimes
1,345.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-36.24%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 74.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mendota Heights each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mendota Heights is 1,345.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -36.24% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -35.28% lower than the Minnesota property crime rate of 2,078.8 per 100,000 people.

Mendota Heights 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 Mendota Heights

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
St. Paul, MN 310,263 12,960 4,177.1 3,612.4 564.7
Plymouth, MN 80,616 975 1,209.4 1,163.5 45.9
Woodbury, MN 72,527 1,309 1,804.8 1,742.8 62.0
Lakeville, MN 67,206 609 906.2 839.2 67.0
Eagan, MN 66,824 1,333 1,994.8 1,936.4 58.4
Eden Prairie, MN 64,777 752 1,160.9 1,080.6 80.3
Apple Valley, MN 54,779 1,113 2,031.8 1,938.7 93.1
Minnetonka, MN 54,497 802 1,471.6 1,416.6 55.0
Edina, MN 53,076 1,030 1,940.6 1,852.1 88.6
Richfield, MN 36,100 923 2,556.8 2,354.6 202.2
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