West Jordan, UT Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
2,819
Total Crimes
2,396.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-3.25%
Below National Average
58 out of 78
In Utah
6,926 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in West Jordan, UT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in West Jordan is 2,396.2 per 100,000 people. That's -3.25% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -0.36% 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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West Jordan SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
7

How Does West Jordan Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
West Jordan
/ 100k People
Utah
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,819 2,396.2 2,404.9 2,476.7
Murder 1 0.9 2.2 5.0
Robbery 35 29.8 35.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 189 160.7 141.4 250.2
Violent Crime 264 224.4 235.6 366.7
Burglary 268 227.8 276.7 340.5
Larceny 2,083 1,770.6 1,682.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 204 173.4 210.2 219.9
Property Crime 2,555 2,171.8 2,169.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In West Jordan

264.0
Violent Crimes
224.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-38.80%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 445.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in West Jordan each year. That compares to a 1 in 424.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in West Jordan is 224.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -38.80% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -4.75% lower than the Utah violent crime rate of 235.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In West Jordan

2,555.0
Property Crimes
2,171.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
2.93%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 46.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in West Jordan each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in West Jordan is 2,171.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 2.93% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 0.12% higher than the Utah property crime rate of 2,169.3 per 100,000 people.

West Jordan 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 West Jordan

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Sandy, UT 97,797 2,555 2,612.6 2,421.3 191.2
South Jordan, UT 77,645 1,197 1,541.6 1,447.6 94.0
Lehi, UT 65,125 753 1,156.2 1,065.6 90.6
Murray, UT 49,642 3,108 6,260.8 5,821.7 439.1
Draper, UT 49,112 975 1,985.3 1,844.8 140.5
Cottonwood Heights, UT 34,183 860 2,515.9 2,357.9 158.0
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