Paola, KS Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
138
Total Crimes
2,475.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-3.61%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Paola, KS?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Paola is 2,475.8 per 100,000 people. That's -3.61% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -19.43% 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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Paola SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Paola
/ 100k People
Kansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 138 2,475.8 3,072.9 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 53.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 3 53.8 328.3 246.8
Violent Crime 4 71.8 439.0 368.9
Burglary 10 179.4 430.6 376.0
Larceny 119 2,134.9 1,933.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 5 89.7 269.4 228.9
Property Crime 134 2,404.0 2,633.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Paola

4
Violent Crimes
71.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-80.55%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,393.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Paola each year. That compares to a 1 in 227.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Paola is 71.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -80.55% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -83.65% lower than the Kansas violent crime rate of 439.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Paola

134
Property Crimes
2,404.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
9.30%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 41.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Paola each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Paola is 2,404.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 9.30% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -8.73% lower than the Kansas property crime rate of 2,633.9 per 100,000 people.

Paola Crime Compared To Kansas Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Paola

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Olathe, KS 139,154 2,262 1,625.5 1,406.4 219.2
Lee's Summit, MO 98,144 2,223 2,265.0 2,144.8 120.2
Lenexa, KS 54,349 945 1,738.8 1,541.9 196.9
Leawood, KS 35,070 570 1,625.3 1,548.3 77.0
Raymore, MO 21,452 483 2,251.5 2,209.6 42.0
Parkville, MO 6,963 137 1,967.5 1,780.8 186.7
Osawatomie, KS 4,278 79 1,846.7 1,683.0 163.6
Wellsville, KS 1,803 24 1,331.1 1,053.8 277.3
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