Emporia, KS Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
457
Total Crimes
1,850.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-27.96%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Emporia, KS?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Emporia is 1,850.4 per 100,000 people. That's -27.96% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -39.79% lower than the Kansas total crime rate of 3,072.9 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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Emporia SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
10

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Emporia
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 457 1,850.4 3,072.9 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 53.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 11 44.5 328.3 246.8
Violent Crime 28 113.4 439.0 368.9
Burglary 49 198.4 430.6 376.0
Larceny 368 1,490.0 1,933.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 12 48.6 269.4 228.9
Property Crime 429 1,737.0 2,633.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Emporia

28
Violent Crimes
113.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-69.27%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 882.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Emporia each year. That compares to a 1 in 227.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Emporia is 113.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -69.27% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -74.18% lower than the Kansas violent crime rate of 439.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Emporia

429
Property Crimes
1,737.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-21.03%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 57.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Emporia each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Emporia is 1,737.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -21.03% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -34.05% lower than the Kansas property crime rate of 2,633.9 per 100,000 people.

Emporia Crime Compared To Kansas Average

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