Clayton, MO Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
260
Total Crimes
1,544.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-34.18%
Below National Average
146 out of 349
In Missouri
4,710 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Clayton, MO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Clayton is 1,544.2 per 100,000 people. That's -34.18% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -49.76% lower than the Missouri total crime rate of 3,073.7 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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Clayton SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Clayton
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 260 1,544.2 3,073.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 11.8 6.5
Robbery 6 35.6 74.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 13 77.2 413.3 279.7
Violent Crime 19 112.8 542.7 387.8
Burglary 27 160.4 378.8 314.2
Larceny 186 1,104.7 1,759.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 28 166.3 393.2 246.0
Property Crime 241 1,431.4 2,531.0 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Clayton

19
Violent Crimes
112.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-70.90%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 886.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Clayton each year. That compares to a 1 in 184.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Clayton is 112.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -70.90% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -79.21% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 542.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Clayton

241
Property Crimes
1,431.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-26.90%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 69.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Clayton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Clayton is 1,431.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -26.90% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -43.45% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,531.0 per 100,000 people.

Clayton Crime Compared To Missouri Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Missouri.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Clayton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Chesterfield, MO 47,544 877 1,844.6 1,754.2 90.4
Ballwin, MO 30,044 274 912.0 848.8 63.2
Kirkwood, MO 27,834 535 1,922.1 1,771.2 150.9
Collinsville, IL 24,496 557 2,273.8 2,012.6 261.3
Town and Country, MO 11,142 164 1,471.9 1,400.1 71.8
Vinita Park, MO 10,951 666 6,081.6 4,620.6 1,461.1
Columbia, IL 10,491 79 753.0 591.0 162.0
Richmond Heights, MO 8,831 507 5,741.1 5,356.1 385.0
Ladue, MO 8,627 133 1,541.7 1,506.9 34.8
Maplewood, MO 8,096 486 6,003.0 5,471.8 531.1
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