Mount Vernon, MO Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
112
Total Crimes
2,487.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
6.04%
Above National Average
221 out of 349
In Missouri
6,585 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Mount Vernon, MO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mount Vernon is 2,487.8 per 100,000 people. That's 6.04% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -19.06% 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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Mount Vernon SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

How Does Mount Vernon Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Mount Vernon
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 112 2,487.8 3,073.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 11.8 6.5
Robbery 1 22.2 74.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 413.3 279.7
Violent Crime 1 22.2 542.7 387.8
Burglary 13 288.8 378.8 314.2
Larceny 89 1,976.9 1,759.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 9 199.9 393.2 246.0
Property Crime 111 2,465.6 2,531.0 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Mount Vernon

1
Violent Crimes
22.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-94.27%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 4,502.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mount Vernon each year. That compares to a 1 in 184.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mount Vernon is 22.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -94.27% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -95.91% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 542.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mount Vernon

111
Property Crimes
2,465.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
25.91%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 40.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mount Vernon each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mount Vernon is 2,465.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 25.91% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -2.59% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,531.0 per 100,000 people.

Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Nixa, MO 22,924 225 981.5 863.7 117.8
Ozark, MO 20,788 412 1,981.9 1,707.7 274.2
Republic, MO 17,174 312 1,816.7 1,525.6 291.1
Neosho, MO 12,077 543 4,496.1 4,231.2 265.0
Bolivar, MO 11,150 459 4,116.6 3,775.8 340.8
Monett, MO 9,150 371 4,054.6 3,639.3 415.3
Aurora, MO 7,441 332 4,461.8 3,830.1 631.6
Battlefield, MO 6,739 50 741.9 623.2 118.7
Willard, MO 5,616 81 1,442.3 1,317.7 124.6
Marionville, MO 2,175 52 2,390.8 1,839.1 551.7
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