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Crime rate in South Jordan, Utah (UT): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in South Jordan, UT compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in South Jordan, UT

The 2019 crime rate in South Jordan, UT is 105 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.6 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 42.7% U.S. cities. The 2019 South Jordan crime rate fell by 19% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 2 - an increase of 1 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years South Jordan has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous South Jordan, UT is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
South Jordan:

105.3
West Jordan:

169.9
Midvale:

462.2
Sandy:

191.8
Draper:

148.3
Bluffdale:

111.5
Taylorsville:

315.8
Murray:

444.4
Cottonwood Heights:

168.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in South Jordan by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.3)
2
(2.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(16.9)
4
(8.6)
10
(19.6)
6
(11.1)
6
(10.6)
8
(15.6)
4
(7.7)
8
(13.9)
12
(19.5)
11
(16.7)
19
(27.1)
10
(13.8)
17
(22.9)
16
(20.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(14.5)
4
(8.6)
7
(13.7)
8
(14.8)
7
(12.4)
5
(9.7)
10
(19.2)
5
(8.7)
19
(30.8)
4
(6.1)
7
(10.0)
5
(6.9)
16
(21.5)
9
(11.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
22
(53.0)
21
(45.1)
27
(52.9)
24
(44.4)
14
(24.8)
13
(25.3)
9
(17.3)
15
(26.0)
17
(27.6)
21
(31.8)
27
(38.4)
30
(41.4)
43
(57.9)
46
(59.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
131
(315.5)
207
(444.5)
178
(348.7)
224
(414.5)
212
(375.2)
189
(367.8)
173
(332.2)
185
(321.2)
151
(245.1)
199
(301.3)
197
(280.5)
226
(311.6)
160
(215.3)
167
(215.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
673
(1,621)
881
(1,892)
882
(1,728)
896
(1,658)
802
(1,419)
717
(1,395)
797
(1,531)
993
(1,724)
1,146
(1,860)
1,263
(1,912)
1,247
(1,776)
1,339
(1,846)
1,165
(1,568)
879
(1,132)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
72
(173.4)
89
(191.1)
58
(113.6)
64
(118.4)
36
(63.7)
56
(109.0)
59
(113.3)
63
(109.4)
73
(118.5)
92
(139.3)
102
(145.2)
156
(215.1)
128
(172.2)
78
(100.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.1)
4
(7.8)
2
(3.7)
1
(1.8)
1
(1.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.7)
1
(1.6)
3
(4.5)
1
(1.4)
3
(4.1)
3
(4.0)
1
(1.3)
City-Data.com crime index129.2140.5133.0130.7105.3114.6108.9119.1131.4130.2134.6134.2130.6105.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.



According to our research of Utah and other state lists, there were 51 registered sex offenders living in South Jordan, Utah as of January 27, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in South Jordan is 1,263 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in South Jordan, UT?

Violent crime rate in 2019
South Jordan:

61.2
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
South Jordan:

65.3
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
South Jordan:

37.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
South Jordan:

51.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
South Jordan:

35.6
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
South Jordan:

48.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
South Jordan:

31.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
South Jordan:

25.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
South Jordan:

37.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
South Jordan:

29.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
South Jordan:

44.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
South Jordan:

52.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
South Jordan:

35.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
South Jordan:

50.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
South Jordan:

47.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
South Jordan:

44.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
South Jordan:

47.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
South Jordan:

67.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
South Jordan:

114.7
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
South Jordan:

147.3
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
South Jordan:

186.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
South Jordan:

166.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
South Jordan:

176.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
South Jordan:

159.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
South Jordan:

166.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
South Jordan:

160.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
South Jordan:

159.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
South Jordan:

155.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
South Jordan:

183.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
South Jordan:

173.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
South Jordan:

212.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
South Jordan:

170.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
South Jordan:

175.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
South Jordan:

173.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
South Jordan:

224.1
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
South Jordan:

245.2
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 65 (60 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.77
Utah average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 65 (58 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.78
Utah average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 56 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.69
Utah average:

1.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 58 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.71
Utah average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 59 (51 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.77
Utah average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 56 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.78
Utah average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 54 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.82
Utah average:

1.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 58 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.96
Utah average:

1.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 58 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
Utah average:

1.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 57 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.87
Utah average:

1.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 58 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
Utah average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 59 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
Utah average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 56 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.05
Utah average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 50 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Utah average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 49 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Utah average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 49 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Utah average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 44 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
Utah average:

1.99

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in South Jordan, UT
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 84088.