St. Charles, MO Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,757
Total Crimes
2,477.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
0.02%
Above National Average
243 out of 391
In Missouri
7,053 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in St. Charles, MO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in St. Charles is 2,477.3 per 100,000 people. That's 0.02% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -20.95% 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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St. Charles SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
St. Charles
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,757 2,477.3 3,133.7 2,476.7
Murder 7 9.9 9.3 5.0
Robbery 19 26.8 80.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 88 124.1 357.4 250.2
Violent Crime 147 207.3 495.0 366.7
Burglary 134 188.9 430.4 340.5
Larceny 1,321 1,862.5 1,865.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 155 218.5 343.3 219.9
Property Crime 1,610 2,270.0 2,638.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In St. Charles

147
Violent Crimes
207.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-43.48%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 482.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in St. Charles each year. That compares to a 1 in 202.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in St. Charles is 207.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -43.48% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -58.13% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 495.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In St. Charles

1,610
Property Crimes
2,270.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
7.59%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 44.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in St. Charles each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in St. Charles is 2,270.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 7.59% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -13.97% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,638.7 per 100,000 people.

St. Charles 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 St. Charles

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
Ballwin, MO 30,151 254 842.4 812.6 29.8
Kirkwood, MO 27,670 411 1,485.4 1,376.9 108.4
Maryland Heights, MO 26,964 817 3,030.0 2,822.3 207.7
Hazelwood, MO 25,146 808 3,213.2 2,763.9 449.4
St. Ann, MO 12,698 311 2,449.2 2,165.7 283.5
Bridgeton, MO 11,663 748 6,413.4 5,830.4 583.0
Town and Country, MO 11,154 134 1,201.4 1,183.4 17.9
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