Sandy, UT Crime Statistics For 2020

By Chris Kolmar | HomeSnacks | Updated: 2019-11-20
2,772
Total Crimes
2,856.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
11.20%
Above National Average
Sandy Crime Compared To UT Average
Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Utah.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

What is the crime rate in Sandy, UT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Sandy is 2,856.1 per 100,000 people. That's 11.20% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 9.40% higher than the Utah total crime rate of 2,610.6 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.

For more reading on crime around Sandy, check out:

Sandy SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Sandy
/ 100k People
Utah
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,772 2,856.1 2,610.6 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 21 21.6 39.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 84 86.5 136.6 246.8
Violent Crime 159 163.8 233.1 368.9
Burglary 405 417.3 315.3 376.0
Larceny 1,940 1,998.8 1,817.7 1,594.6
Car Theft 268 276.1 244.5 228.9
Property Crime 2,613 2,692.2 2,377.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Sandy

159
Violent Crimes
163.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-55.59%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 610.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sandy each year. That compares to a 1 in 429.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sandy is 163.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -55.59% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -29.72% lower than the Utah violent crime rate of 233.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sandy

2,613
Property Crimes
2,692.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
22.40%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 37.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sandy each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sandy is 2,692.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 22.40% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 13.24% higher than the Utah property crime rate of 2,377.5 per 100,000 people.

Crime In Cities Around Sandy

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
South Jordan, UT 74,321 1,530 2,058.6 1,955.0 103.6
Lehi, UT 65,125 753 1,156.2 1,065.6 90.6
Murray, UT 49,675 3,243 6,528.4 6,093.6 434.8
Draper, UT 48,518 1,060 2,184.8 2,011.6 173.1
Cottonwood Heights, UT 34,054 830 2,437.3 2,311.0 126.3
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