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


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

Crime rate in St. George, UT

The 2019 crime rate in St. George, UT is 155 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.7 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 58.3% U.S. cities. The 2019 St. George crime rate fell by 6% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 2 - a decrease of 1 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years St. George has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous St. George, UT is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
St. George:

155.3
Washington:

104.7
Santa Clara:

106.2
Ivins:

67.0
Hurricane:

143.8
Leeds:

20.7
La Verkin:

148.8
Springdale:

119.4
Hildale:

51.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in St. George by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(3.5)
2
(2.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
13
(18.4)
20
(26.9)
13
(17.2)
12
(16.4)
27
(35.6)
39
(51.0)
28
(36.0)
25
(31.3)
54
(66.1)
48
(55.7)
48
(53.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
15
(21.3)
26
(35.0)
13
(17.2)
10
(13.7)
23
(30.4)
11
(14.4)
19
(24.4)
12
(15.0)
14
(17.1)
19
(22.0)
13
(14.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
127
(179.9)
114
(153.3)
66
(87.5)
46
(62.9)
105
(138.6)
82
(107.3)
65
(83.5)
79
(98.8)
92
(112.5)
126
(146.2)
118
(132.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
606
(858.6)
441
(593.1)
322
(427.1)
315
(431.0)
307
(405.1)
475
(621.5)
310
(398.3)
326
(407.6)
350
(428.1)
228
(264.5)
229
(256.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,583
(2,243)
1,547
(2,081)
1,143
(1,516)
1,224
(1,675)
1,167
(1,540)
1,184
(1,549)
1,086
(1,395)
962
(1,203)
995
(1,217)
1,049
(1,217)
1,023
(1,147)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
149
(211.1)
117
(157.4)
75
(99.5)
77
(105.4)
87
(114.8)
69
(90.3)
110
(141.3)
110
(137.5)
120
(146.8)
111
(128.8)
145
(162.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
8
(11.3)
7
(9.4)
12
(15.9)
5
(6.8)
5
(6.6)
3
(3.9)
5
(6.4)
2
(2.5)
5
(6.1)
7
(8.1)
3
(3.4)
City-Data.com crime index223.8202.7135.0135.4164.5181.9147.8136.9170.9164.8155.3

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.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Utah and other state lists, there were 155 registered sex offenders living in St. George, Utah as of September 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in St. George is 531 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in St. George, UT?

Violent crime rate in 2019
St. George:

131.8
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
St. George:

146.7
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
St. George:

130.9
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
St. George:

88.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
St. George:

89.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
St. George:

114.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
St. George:

120.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2010
St. George:

54.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
St. George:

69.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
St. George:

123.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
St. George:

119.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2005
St. George:

194.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2002
St. George:

135.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
St. George:

133.1
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
St. George:

133.1
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2016
St. George:

168.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
St. George:

162.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
St. George:

170.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
St. George:

215.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
St. George:

175.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2010
St. George:

185.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
St. George:

176.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
St. George:

246.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
St. George:

315.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2005
St. George:

281.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2002
St. George:

155.2
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: 160 (113 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Utah average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 158 (109 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
Utah average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 147 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Utah average:

1.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 155 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Utah average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 160 (110 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Utah average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 137 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Utah average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 139 (103 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Utah average:

1.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 144 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Utah average:

1.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 141 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Utah average:

1.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 141 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
Utah average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 140 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Utah average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 140 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Utah average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 121 (93 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Utah average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 114 (87 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Utah average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 109 (83 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Utah average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 108 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Utah average:

1.99

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in St. George, UT
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 84780, 84790.