Kirkwood, MO Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
411
Total Crimes
1,485.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.03%
Below National Average
160 out of 391
In Missouri
4,829 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Kirkwood, MO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Kirkwood is 1,485.4 per 100,000 people. That's -40.03% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -52.60% lower 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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Kirkwood SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Kirkwood
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 411 1,485.4 3,133.7 2,476.7
Murder 2 7.2 9.3 5.0
Robbery 5 18.1 80.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 21 75.9 357.4 250.2
Violent Crime 30 108.4 495.0 366.7
Burglary 34 122.9 430.4 340.5
Larceny 335 1,210.7 1,865.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 43.4 343.3 219.9
Property Crime 381 1,376.9 2,638.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Kirkwood

30
Violent Crimes
108.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-70.43%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 922.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Kirkwood each year. That compares to a 1 in 202.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Kirkwood is 108.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -70.43% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -78.10% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 495.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Kirkwood

381
Property Crimes
1,376.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-34.74%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 72.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Kirkwood each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Kirkwood is 1,376.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -34.74% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -47.82% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,638.7 per 100,000 people.

Kirkwood 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 Kirkwood

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Chesterfield, MO 47,602 754 1,584.0 1,537.8 46.2
Ballwin, MO 30,151 254 842.4 812.6 29.8
Webster Groves, MO 22,873 189 826.3 717.0 109.3
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
Ladue, MO 8,650 151 1,745.7 1,653.2 92.5
Des Peres, MO 8,601 594 6,906.2 6,778.3 127.9
Sunset Hills, MO 8,480 186 2,193.4 2,063.7 129.7
Glendale, MO 5,873 58 987.6 970.5 17.0
Frontenac, MO 3,851 100 2,596.7 2,466.9 129.8
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