Laurel, MT Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
167
Total Crimes
2,480.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
5.74%
Above National Average
29 out of 43
In Montana
6,576 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Laurel, MT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Laurel is 2,480.7 per 100,000 people. That's 5.74% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -4.24% lower than the Montana total crime rate of 2,590.7 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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Laurel SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

How Does Laurel Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Laurel
/ 100k People
Montana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 167 2,480.7 2,590.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.0 6.5
Robbery 2 29.7 25.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 14 208.0 383.7 279.7
Violent Crime 18 267.4 469.8 387.8
Burglary 4 59.4 270.1 314.2
Larceny 126 1,871.7 1,603.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 19 282.2 247.6 246.0
Property Crime 149 2,213.3 2,120.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Laurel

18
Violent Crimes
267.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-31.05%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 374.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Laurel each year. That compares to a 1 in 212.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Laurel is 267.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -31.05% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -43.09% lower than the Montana violent crime rate of 469.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Laurel

149
Property Crimes
2,213.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
13.03%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 45.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Laurel each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Laurel is 2,213.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 13.03% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 4.36% higher than the Montana property crime rate of 2,120.8 per 100,000 people.

Laurel 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 Laurel

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Billings, MT 110,157 6,188 5,617.4 4,765.0 852.4
Red Lodge, MT 2,324 8 344.2 215.1 129.1
Columbus, MT 2,100 46 2,190.5 2,000.0 190.5
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