East Helena, MT Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
66
Total Crimes
3,145.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
27.02%
Above National Average
30 out of 41
In Montana
7,981 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in East Helena, MT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in East Helena is 3,145.9 per 100,000 people. That's 27.02% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 21.08% higher than the Montana total crime rate of 2,598.1 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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East Helena SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
4
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
6

How Does East Helena Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
East Helena
/ 100k People
Montana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 66 3,145.9 2,598.1 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.5 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 19.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 429.0 324.9 250.2
Violent Crime 11 524.3 404.9 366.7
Burglary 7 333.7 270.1 340.5
Larceny 35 1,668.3 1,700.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 13 619.6 222.4 219.9
Property Crime 55 2,621.5 2,193.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In East Helena

11.0
Violent Crimes
524.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
42.98%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 190.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in East Helena each year. That compares to a 1 in 246.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in East Helena is 524.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 42.98% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 29.48% higher than the Montana violent crime rate of 404.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In East Helena

55.0
Property Crimes
2,621.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
24.25%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 38.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in East Helena each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in East Helena is 2,621.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 24.25% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.53% higher than the Montana property crime rate of 2,193.2 per 100,000 people.

East Helena Crime Compared To Montana Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Montana.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around East Helena

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Helena, MT 32,806 1,590 4,846.7 4,267.5 579.2
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