Polson, MT Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
200
Total Crimes
3,910.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
66.67%
Above National Average
38 out of 43
In Montana
7,926 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Polson, MT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Polson is 3,910.1 per 100,000 people. That's 66.67% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 50.93% higher 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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Polson SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Polson
/ 100k People
Montana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 200 3,910.1 2,590.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.0 6.5
Robbery 2 39.1 25.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 31 606.1 383.7 279.7
Violent Crime 36 703.8 469.8 387.8
Burglary 12 234.6 270.1 314.2
Larceny 137 2,678.4 1,603.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 15 293.3 247.6 246.0
Property Crime 164 3,206.3 2,120.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Polson

36
Violent Crimes
703.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
81.49%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 142.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Polson each year. That compares to a 1 in 212.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Polson is 703.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 81.49% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 49.80% higher than the Montana violent crime rate of 469.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Polson

164
Property Crimes
3,206.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
63.73%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Polson each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Polson is 3,206.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 63.73% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 51.18% higher than the Montana property crime rate of 2,120.8 per 100,000 people.

Polson 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 Polson

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Forest Hill, TX 13,058 376 2,879.5 2,511.9 367.6
Columbia Falls, MT 6,023 103 1,710.1 1,411.3 298.9
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