Mesquite, NV Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
330
Total Crimes
1,731.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-32.57%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Mesquite, NV?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mesquite is 1,731.8 per 100,000 people. That's -32.57% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -41.87% lower than the Nevada total crime rate of 2,979.3 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.

Mesquite SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Mesquite
/ 100k People
Nevada
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 330 1,731.8 2,979.3 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.7 5.0
Robbery 3 15.7 127.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 15 78.7 330.4 246.8
Violent Crime 32 167.9 541.1 368.9
Burglary 61 320.1 584.7 376.0
Larceny 204 1,070.6 1,461.2 1,594.6
Car Theft 33 173.2 392.3 228.9
Property Crime 298 1,563.9 2,438.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Mesquite

32
Violent Crimes
167.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-54.48%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 595.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mesquite each year. That compares to a 1 in 184.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mesquite is 167.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -54.48% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -68.97% lower than the Nevada violent crime rate of 541.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mesquite

298
Property Crimes
1,563.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-28.90%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 63.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mesquite each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mesquite is 1,563.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -28.90% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -35.86% lower than the Nevada property crime rate of 2,438.2 per 100,000 people.

Mesquite Crime Compared To Nevada Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Mesquite

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
St. George, UT 86,202 1,584 1,837.5 1,610.2 227.4
Washington, UT 27,705 512 1,848.0 1,721.7 126.3
Hurricane, UT 17,676 305 1,725.5 1,601.0 124.5
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