Falls Church, VA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
240
Total Crimes
1,613.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.24%
Below National Average
75 out of 144
In Virginia
4,880 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Falls Church, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Falls Church is 1,613.2 per 100,000 people. That's -31.24% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -3.11% lower than the Virginia total crime rate of 1,665.1 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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Falls Church SnackAbility

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

How Does Falls Church Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Falls Church
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 240 1,613.2 1,665.1 2,346.0
Murder 1 6.7 6.1 6.5
Robbery 5 33.6 34.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 12 80.7 141.7 279.7
Violent Crime 20 134.4 208.7 387.8
Burglary 17 114.3 133.5 314.2
Larceny 177 1,189.8 1,196.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 26 174.8 126.3 246.0
Property Crime 220 1,478.8 1,456.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Falls Church

20
Violent Crimes
134.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-65.33%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 743.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Falls Church each year. That compares to a 1 in 479.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Falls Church is 134.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -65.33% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -35.57% lower than the Virginia violent crime rate of 208.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Falls Church

220
Property Crimes
1,478.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-24.48%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 67.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Falls Church each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Falls Church is 1,478.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -24.48% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 1.54% higher than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,456.4 per 100,000 people.

Falls Church Crime Compared To Virginia Average

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