Minneapolis, MN Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
24,858
Total Crimes
5,713.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
143.52%
Above National Average
269 out of 275
In Minnesota
8,584 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Minneapolis, MN?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Minneapolis is 5,713.0 per 100,000 people. That's 143.52% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 137.81% 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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Minneapolis SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
10
Education
8.5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Minneapolis
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 24,858 5,713.0 2,402.4 2,346.0
Murder 79 18.2 3.4 6.5
Robbery 1,782 409.5 68.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2,803 644.2 166.5 279.7
Violent Crime 5,025 1,154.9 277.5 387.8
Burglary 3,915 899.8 307.0 314.2
Larceny 11,953 2,747.1 1,567.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 3,965 911.3 250.0 246.0
Property Crime 19,833 4,558.1 2,124.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Minneapolis

5,025
Violent Crimes
1,154.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
197.80%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 86.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Minneapolis each year. That compares to a 1 in 360.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Minneapolis is 1,154.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 197.80% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 316.20% higher than the Minnesota violent crime rate of 277.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Minneapolis

19,833
Property Crimes
4,558.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
132.77%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 21.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Minneapolis each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Minneapolis is 4,558.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 132.77% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 114.51% higher than the Minnesota property crime rate of 2,124.9 per 100,000 people.

Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Plymouth, MN 80,843 1,210 1,496.7 1,431.2 65.6
Woodbury, MN 74,110 1,593 2,149.5 2,053.7 95.8
Maple Grove, MN 73,939 1,262 1,706.8 1,631.1 75.7
Lakeville, MN 67,206 609 906.2 839.2 67.0
Eden Prairie, MN 65,353 964 1,475.1 1,409.3 65.8
Minnetonka, MN 54,561 739 1,354.4 1,314.1 40.3
Edina, MN 53,422 975 1,825.1 1,744.6 80.5
St. Louis Park, MN 49,058 1,538 3,135.1 3,006.6 128.4
Roseville, MN 36,675 2,486 6,778.5 6,462.2 316.3
Richfield, MN 36,100 923 2,556.8 2,354.6 202.2
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