Seward, AK Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
114
Total Crimes
4,172.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
68.48%
Above National Average
18 out of 27
In Alaska
8,865 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Seward, AK?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Seward is 4,172.8 per 100,000 people. That's 68.48% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 10.45% higher than the Alaska total crime rate of 3,777.9 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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Seward SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
5
Education
7
Commute
10

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Seward
/ 100k People
Alaska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 114 4,172.8 3,777.9 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.4 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 112.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 109.8 596.0 250.2
Violent Crime 9 329.4 867.1 366.7
Burglary 14 512.4 487.1 340.5
Larceny 85 3,111.3 2,066.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 219.6 357.7 219.9
Property Crime 105 3,843.3 2,910.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Seward

9.0
Violent Crimes
329.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-10.16%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 303.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Seward each year. That compares to a 1 in 115.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Seward is 329.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -10.16% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -62.01% lower than the Alaska violent crime rate of 867.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Seward

105.0
Property Crimes
3,843.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
82.16%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 26.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Seward each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Seward is 3,843.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 82.16% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 32.04% higher than the Alaska property crime rate of 2,910.8 per 100,000 people.

Seward Crime Compared To Alaska Average

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