Lake St. Louis, MO Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
289
Total Crimes
1,757.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.04%
Below National Average
185 out of 391
In Missouri
5,573 out of 9,891
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 1,757.5 per 100,000 people. That's -29.04% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -43.92% 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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Lake St. Louis SnackAbility

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

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 289 1,757.5 3,133.7 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.3 5.0
Robbery 2 12.2 80.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 20 121.6 357.4 250.2
Violent Crime 22 133.8 495.0 366.7
Burglary 14 85.1 430.4 340.5
Larceny 234 1,423.0 1,865.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 19 115.5 343.3 219.9
Property Crime 267 1,623.7 2,638.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Lake St. Louis

22.0
Violent Crimes
133.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-63.52%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 747.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lake St. Louis each year. That compares to a 1 in 202.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lake St. Louis is 133.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -63.52% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -72.97% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 495.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lake St. Louis

267.0
Property Crimes
1,623.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-23.04%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 61.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lake St. Louis each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lake St. Louis is 1,623.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -23.04% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -38.47% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,638.7 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 89,611 1,129 1,259.9 1,132.7 127.2
St. Peters, MO 57,697 1,301 2,254.9 2,014.0 240.9
Chesterfield, MO 47,602 754 1,584.0 1,537.8 46.2
Wentzville, MO 42,892 538 1,254.3 1,049.1 205.2
Ballwin, MO 30,151 254 842.4 812.6 29.8
Town and Country, MO 11,154 134 1,201.4 1,183.4 17.9
Ellisville, MO 9,946 137 1,377.4 1,236.7 140.8
Cottleville, MO 5,849 41 701.0 615.5 85.5
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