Lewiston, ID Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
997
Total Crimes
3,027.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
22.24%
Above National Average
57 out of 59
In Idaho
7,840 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Lewiston, ID?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lewiston is 3,027.5 per 100,000 people. That's 22.24% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 109.76% higher than the Idaho total crime rate of 1,443.3 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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Lewiston SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Lewiston
/ 100k People
Idaho
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 997 3,027.5 1,443.3 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 2 6.1 8.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 25 75.9 167.9 250.2
Violent Crime 42 127.5 223.8 366.7
Burglary 145 440.3 219.7 340.5
Larceny 755 2,292.7 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 55 167.0 87.9 219.9
Property Crime 955 2,900.0 1,219.5 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Lewiston

42.0
Violent Crimes
127.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-65.22%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 784.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lewiston each year. That compares to a 1 in 446.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lewiston is 127.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -65.22% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -43.02% lower than the Idaho violent crime rate of 223.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lewiston

955.0
Property Crimes
2,900.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
37.45%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 34.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lewiston each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lewiston is 2,900.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 37.45% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 137.81% higher than the Idaho property crime rate of 1,219.5 per 100,000 people.

Lewiston Crime Compared To Idaho Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Lewiston

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Pullman, WA 34,585 315 910.8 789.4 121.4
Moscow, ID 26,018 352 1,352.9 1,326.0 26.9
Clarkston, WA 7,417 359 4,840.2 4,611.0 229.2
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