St. George, UT Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,578
Total Crimes
1,769.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-28.54%
Below National Average
46 out of 78
In Utah
5,599 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in St. George, UT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in St. George is 1,769.9 per 100,000 people. That's -28.54% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -26.41% lower than the Utah total crime rate of 2,404.9 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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St. George SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

How Does St. George Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
St. George
/ 100k People
Utah
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,578 1,769.9 2,404.9 2,476.7
Murder 2 2.2 2.2 5.0
Robbery 13 14.6 35.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 118 132.3 141.4 250.2
Violent Crime 181 203.0 235.6 366.7
Burglary 229 256.8 276.7 340.5
Larceny 1,023 1,147.4 1,682.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 145 162.6 210.2 219.9
Property Crime 1,397 1,566.8 2,169.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In St. George

181.0
Violent Crimes
203.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-44.64%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 492.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in St. George each year. That compares to a 1 in 424.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in St. George is 203.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -44.64% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -13.83% lower than the Utah violent crime rate of 235.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In St. George

1,397.0
Property Crimes
1,566.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-25.74%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 63.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in St. George each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in St. George is 1,566.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -25.74% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -27.77% lower than the Utah property crime rate of 2,169.3 per 100,000 people.

St. George Crime Compared To Utah Average

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

Crime In Cities Around St. George

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Washington, UT 29,047 461 1,587.1 1,487.2 99.8
Mesquite, NV 19,612 250 1,274.7 1,142.2 132.6
Hurricane, UT 18,850 303 1,607.4 1,416.4 191.0
La Verkin, UT 4,442 65 1,463.3 1,283.2 180.1
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