South Dakota 

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Crime in South Dakota

South Dakota State has lower rates of violent and property crime than the national average. According to the latest FBI crime statistics, the violent crime rate in South Dakota is 24.5 per 100,000 people, compared to the national average of 22.7. Similarly, the property crime rate in South Dakota is 29.1 per 100,000 people, compared to 35.4 for the entire United States. This suggests that South Dakota is a relatively safe place to live when compared to other states and regions across the country.

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

South Dakota violent crime is 24.5. (The US average is 22.7)
South Dakota property crime is 29.1. (The US average is 35.4)

 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft

Miller, SD Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto

Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Miller, SD73.5734.81,321222018
Highmore, SD125.51,380.2797222004
Chamberlain, SD682.33,283.62,427322019
Kimball, SD0.0302.1678372019
Huron, SD419.12,521.712,849492019
Pierre, SD463.72,732.214,061562019

Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Omaha, NE612.83,643.9417,9702612019
Lincoln, NE383.02,750.7271,2082702019
Minneapolis, MN925.74,517.0382,6182962019
St. Paul, MN564.73,612.4276,9893042019
Aurora, CO735.42,918.0368,0184232019
Kansas City, MO1,431.43,855.9478,3644272019

Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.

Reviews for South Dakota    14 Reviews

Quality of Life stinks unless have monry - 1/29/2016
South Dakota is not a place for young or old poor people. Only the rich can enjoy this state The state does not care about the poor,kids,or elderly.Fine example cut... Read More

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Heart of America - 10/30/2013
I've lived in South Dakota most of my life. I love this place I call home. There was a time when I hated it here, but now I can't imagine living anywhere else. Some... Read More

Great place to live - 10/9/2011
I am a person who has been around the world (Navy) and have lived everywhere from South Dakota to California, Hawaii, Florida, Virginia, Overseas in Naples, Spain,... Read More

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