Leesburg, VA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
657
Total Crimes
1,193.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-49.15%
Below National Average
52 out of 144
In Virginia
3,790 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Leesburg, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Leesburg is 1,193.0 per 100,000 people. That's -49.15% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -28.35% 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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Leesburg SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Leesburg
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 657 1,193.0 1,665.1 2,346.0
Murder 1 1.8 6.1 6.5
Robbery 21 38.1 34.3 73.9
Aggravated Assault 83 150.7 141.7 279.7
Violent Crime 122 221.5 208.7 387.8
Burglary 35 63.6 133.5 314.2
Larceny 480 871.6 1,196.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 20 36.3 126.3 246.0
Property Crime 535 971.5 1,456.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Leesburg

122
Violent Crimes
221.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-42.87%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 451.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Leesburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 479.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Leesburg is 221.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -42.87% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 6.17% higher than the Virginia violent crime rate of 208.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Leesburg

535
Property Crimes
971.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-50.39%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 102.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Leesburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Leesburg is 971.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -50.39% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -33.30% lower than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,456.4 per 100,000 people.

Leesburg Crime Compared To Virginia Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Leesburg

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Purcellville, VA 10,485 49 467.3 429.2 38.1
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