Tahlequah, OK Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
760
Total Crimes
4,507.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
81.99%
Above National Average
268 out of 290
In Oklahoma
9,035 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Tahlequah, OK?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Tahlequah is 4,507.4 per 100,000 people. That's 81.99% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 37.54% higher than the Oklahoma total crime rate of 3,277.1 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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Tahlequah SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Tahlequah
/ 100k People
Oklahoma
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 760 4,507.4 3,277.1 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 6.7 5.0
Robbery 1 5.9 59.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 53.4 307.9 250.2
Violent Crime 11 65.2 431.8 366.7
Burglary 104 616.8 671.7 340.5
Larceny 607 3,600.0 1,835.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 38 225.4 338.1 219.9
Property Crime 749 4,442.2 2,845.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Tahlequah

11.0
Violent Crimes
65.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-82.21%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,532.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Tahlequah each year. That compares to a 1 in 231.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Tahlequah is 65.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -82.21% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -84.89% lower than the Oklahoma violent crime rate of 431.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Tahlequah

749.0
Property Crimes
4,442.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
110.54%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 22.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Tahlequah each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Tahlequah is 4,442.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 110.54% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 56.13% higher than the Oklahoma property crime rate of 2,845.3 per 100,000 people.

Tahlequah Crime Compared To Oklahoma Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Tahlequah

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Broken Arrow, OK 110,480 2,115 1,914.4 1,789.5 124.9
Fayetteville, AR 88,500 4,362 4,928.8 4,481.4 447.5
Springdale, AR 80,895 3,090 3,819.8 3,340.1 479.6
Van Buren, AR 23,800 869 3,651.3 3,159.7 491.6
Claremore, OK 18,786 518 2,757.4 2,634.9 122.4
Siloam Springs, AR 17,235 528 3,063.5 2,657.4 406.2
Centerton, AR 16,542 192 1,160.7 840.3 320.4
Coweta, OK 10,016 158 1,577.5 1,347.8 229.6
Pryor Creek, OK 9,395 263 2,799.4 2,203.3 596.1
Catoosa, OK 6,975 456 6,537.6 5,992.8 544.8
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