Jackson, MO Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
244
Total Crimes
1,610.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.35%
Below National Average
151 out of 349
In Missouri
4,870 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Jackson, MO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Jackson is 1,610.5 per 100,000 people. That's -31.35% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -47.61% 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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Jackson SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Jackson
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 244 1,610.5 3,073.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 11.8 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 74.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 15 99.0 413.3 279.7
Violent Crime 16 105.6 542.7 387.8
Burglary 28 184.8 378.8 314.2
Larceny 185 1,221.0 1,759.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 15 99.0 393.2 246.0
Property Crime 228 1,504.9 2,531.0 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Jackson

16.0
Violent Crimes
105.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-72.77%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 946.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Jackson each year. That compares to a 1 in 184.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Jackson is 105.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -72.77% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -80.54% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 542.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Jackson

228.0
Property Crimes
1,504.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-23.15%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 66.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Jackson each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Jackson is 1,504.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -23.15% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -40.54% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,531.0 per 100,000 people.

Jackson 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 Jackson

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Cape Girardeau, MO 40,845 1,566 3,834.0 2,947.7 886.3
Perryville, MO 8,526 237 2,779.7 2,427.9 351.9
Du Quoin, IL 5,705 41 718.7 473.3 245.4
Baker, MT 1,907 6 314.6 157.3 157.3
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