Des Peres, MO Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
594
Total Crimes
6,906.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
178.85%
Above National Average
376 out of 391
In Missouri
9,686 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Des Peres, MO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Des Peres is 6,906.2 per 100,000 people. That's 178.85% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 120.39% higher than the Missouri total crime rate of 3,133.7 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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Des Peres SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
10/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

How Does Des Peres Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Des Peres
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 594 6,906.2 3,133.7 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.3 5.0
Robbery 4 46.5 80.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 7 81.4 357.4 250.2
Violent Crime 11 127.9 495.0 366.7
Burglary 16 186.0 430.4 340.5
Larceny 550 6,394.6 1,865.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 197.7 343.3 219.9
Property Crime 583 6,778.3 2,638.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Des Peres

11
Violent Crimes
127.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-65.12%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 781.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Des Peres each year. That compares to a 1 in 202.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Des Peres is 127.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -65.12% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -74.16% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 495.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Des Peres

583
Property Crimes
6,778.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
221.26%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 14.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Des Peres each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Des Peres is 6,778.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 221.26% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 156.88% higher than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,638.7 per 100,000 people.

Des Peres 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 Des Peres

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
O'Fallon, MO 89,611 1,129 1,259.9 1,132.7 127.2
Chesterfield, MO 47,602 754 1,584.0 1,537.8 46.2
Ballwin, MO 30,151 254 842.4 812.6 29.8
Kirkwood, MO 27,670 411 1,485.4 1,376.9 108.4
Manchester, MO 18,114 283 1,562.3 1,474.0 88.3
Town and Country, MO 11,154 134 1,201.4 1,183.4 17.9
Columbia, IL 10,491 79 753.0 591.0 162.0
Glendale, MO 5,873 58 987.6 970.5 17.0
Frontenac, MO 3,851 100 2,596.7 2,466.9 129.8
Warson Woods, MO 1,925 16 831.2 831.2 0.0
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