Sitka, AK Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
184
Total Crimes
2,161.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.86%
Below National Average
16 out of 27
In Alaska
6,043 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Sitka, AK?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Sitka is 2,161.7 per 100,000 people. That's -7.86% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -30.23% lower than the Alaska total crime rate of 3,098.4 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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Sitka SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
8.5
Commute
10

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Sitka
/ 100k People
Alaska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 184 2,161.7 3,098.4 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 6.7 6.5
Robbery 4 47.0 97.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 10 117.5 578.9 279.7
Violent Crime 16 188.0 837.8 387.8
Burglary 18 211.5 379.5 314.2
Larceny 139 1,633.0 1,611.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 11 129.2 269.3 246.0
Property Crime 168 1,973.7 2,260.5 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Sitka

16.0
Violent Crimes
188.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-51.53%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 532.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sitka each year. That compares to a 1 in 119.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sitka is 188.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -51.53% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -77.57% lower than the Alaska violent crime rate of 837.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sitka

168.0
Property Crimes
1,973.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
0.79%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 50.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sitka each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sitka is 1,973.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 0.79% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -12.69% lower than the Alaska property crime rate of 2,260.5 per 100,000 people.

Sitka 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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