real estate
Professionals

  Home     |   Agents    |    Markets    |    Definitions    |    Questions    |    Schools    |    Crime    |    Loans    |    Articles






Crime Report for Albert Lea,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Albert Lea, is 1.5 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

See 2004 Crime Reports for MN

Learn more about our rating system.
Albert Lea Crime Rating
(higher ratings are better)



Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Albert Lea, has a violent crime rate of 2270 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 2877 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Albert Lea 2270
MN 2877
National 676

Albert Lea, is in the 41% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 98% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 41% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Albert Lea, or said another way, 59% of cities in have crime rates higher than Albert Lea.


  Review crime rate data for Albert Lea,

Crime Albert Lea MN Nation
Violent Crime Total 2269.7 2877.0 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 2.7 6.5
Forcible Rape 0.0 14.5 31.1
Robbery Rate 40.1 114.6 197.4
Aggravated Assault 126.1 184.6 315
Property Crime Total 2103.5 3469.5 3726.9
Burglary 235.0 586.6 812.3
Larceny Theft 1794.0 2654.2 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 74.5 239.2 382.3
Arson 5.7 23.1 23.3


Best/Worst crime areas in

Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Albert Lea, has a property crime rate of 2103.5 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 3469.5 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Albert Lea 2103.5
MN 3469.5
National 3727



Albert Lea Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 36
National Percentile Rank - 43