Lake St. Louis, MO Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
411
Total Crimes
2,398.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.24%
Above National Average
218 out of 349
In Missouri
6,441 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Lake St. Louis, MO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lake St. Louis is 2,398.5 per 100,000 people. That's 2.24% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -21.97% 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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Lake St. Louis SnackAbility

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

How Does Lake St. Louis Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Lake St. Louis
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 411 2,398.5 3,073.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 11.8 6.5
Robbery 1 5.8 74.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 13 75.9 413.3 279.7
Violent Crime 18 105.0 542.7 387.8
Burglary 17 99.2 378.8 314.2
Larceny 349 2,036.6 1,759.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 27 157.6 393.2 246.0
Property Crime 393 2,293.4 2,531.0 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Lake St. Louis

18
Violent Crimes
105.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-72.91%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 952.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lake St. Louis each year. That compares to a 1 in 184.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lake St. Louis is 105.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -72.91% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -80.64% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 542.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lake St. Louis

393
Property Crimes
2,293.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
17.12%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 43.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lake St. Louis each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lake St. Louis is 2,293.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 17.12% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -9.39% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,531.0 per 100,000 people.

Lake St. Louis 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 Lake St. Louis

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
O'Fallon, MO 89,698 1,129 1,258.7 1,137.1 121.5
St. Peters, MO 58,849 1,238 2,103.7 1,843.7 260.0
Chesterfield, MO 47,544 877 1,844.6 1,754.2 90.4
Wentzville, MO 43,449 668 1,537.4 1,298.1 239.4
Ballwin, MO 30,044 274 912.0 848.8 63.2
Town and Country, MO 11,142 164 1,471.9 1,400.1 71.8
Ellisville, MO 9,927 118 1,188.7 1,057.7 131.0
Cottleville, MO 6,002 29 483.2 483.2 0.0
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