Williston, ND Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
918
Total Crimes
3,351.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
30.49%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Williston, ND?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Williston is 3,351.6 per 100,000 people. That's 30.49% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 44.41% higher than the North Dakota total crime rate of 2,320.8 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.

Williston SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Williston
/ 100k People
North Dakota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 918 3,351.6 2,320.8 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 2.4 5.0
Robbery 2 7.3 20.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 125 456.4 205.2 246.8
Violent Crime 142 518.4 280.6 368.9
Burglary 102 372.4 358.4 376.0
Larceny 597 2,179.6 1,448.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 77 281.1 233.5 228.9
Property Crime 776 2,833.2 2,040.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Williston

142
Violent Crimes
518.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
40.54%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 192.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Williston each year. That compares to a 1 in 356.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Williston is 518.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 40.54% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 84.74% higher than the North Dakota violent crime rate of 280.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Williston

776
Property Crimes
2,833.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
28.81%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 35.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Williston each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Williston is 2,833.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 28.81% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 38.87% higher than the North Dakota property crime rate of 2,040.2 per 100,000 people.

Williston Crime Compared To North Dakota Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Williston

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Sidney, MT 6,490 131 2,018.5 1,371.3 647.1
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