Grand Forks, ND Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
1,558
Total Crimes
2,702.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
5.20%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Grand Forks, ND?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Grand Forks is 2,702.0 per 100,000 people. That's 5.20% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 16.42% higher than the North Dakota total crime rate of 2,320.8 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.

Grand Forks SnackAbility

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

How Does Grand Forks Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Grand Forks
/ 100k People
North Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,558 2,702.0 2,320.8 2,568.4
Murder 4 6.9 2.4 5.0
Robbery 21 36.4 20.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 95 164.8 205.2 246.8
Violent Crime 148 256.7 280.6 368.9
Burglary 216 374.6 358.4 376.0
Larceny 1,068 1,852.2 1,448.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 126 218.5 233.5 228.9
Property Crime 1,410 2,445.3 2,040.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Grand Forks

148
Violent Crimes
256.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-30.42%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 389.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Grand Forks each year. That compares to a 1 in 356.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Grand Forks is 256.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -30.42% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -8.54% lower than the North Dakota violent crime rate of 280.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Grand Forks

1,410
Property Crimes
2,445.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
11.17%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 40.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Grand Forks each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Grand Forks is 2,445.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 11.17% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.86% higher than the North Dakota property crime rate of 2,040.2 per 100,000 people.

Grand Forks Crime Compared To North Dakota Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Grand Forks

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Thief River Falls, MN 8,865 223 2,515.5 2,335.0 180.5
East Grand Forks, MN 8,632 94 1,089.0 1,007.9 81.1
Crookston, MN 7,779 178 2,288.2 2,044.0 244.2
Grafton, ND 4,216 106 2,514.2 2,324.5 189.8
Thompson, ND 1,014 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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