Bellevue, WA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
4,488
Total Crimes
3,054.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
18.94%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Bellevue, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Bellevue is 3,054.9 per 100,000 people. That's 18.94% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -6.22% lower than the Washington total crime rate of 3,257.6 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.

Bellevue SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Bellevue
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,488 3,054.9 3,257.6 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.1 5.0
Robbery 82 55.8 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 85 57.9 189.1 246.8
Violent Crime 194 132.1 311.5 368.9
Burglary 519 353.3 533.5 376.0
Larceny 3,395 2,310.9 2,045.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 380 258.7 367.3 228.9
Property Crime 4,294 2,922.8 2,946.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Bellevue

194
Violent Crimes
132.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-64.20%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 757.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Bellevue each year. That compares to a 1 in 321.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Bellevue is 132.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -64.20% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -57.61% lower than the Washington violent crime rate of 311.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Bellevue

4,294
Property Crimes
2,922.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
32.89%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 34.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Bellevue each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Bellevue is 2,922.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 32.89% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -0.79% lower than the Washington property crime rate of 2,946.2 per 100,000 people.

Bellevue Crime Compared To Washington Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Bellevue

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Kent, WA 129,870 6,405 4,931.9 4,583.8 348.0
Redmond, WA 65,827 1,943 2,951.7 2,816.5 135.2
Sammamish, WA 65,604 384 585.3 565.5 19.8
Lynnwood, WA 38,620 1,747 4,523.6 4,262.0 261.5
Issaquah, WA 38,606 1,387 3,592.7 3,515.0 77.7
SeaTac, WA 29,463 1,532 5,199.7 4,758.5 441.2
Mercer Island, WA 25,641 462 1,801.8 1,762.8 39.0
Bainbridge Island, WA 24,739 267 1,079.3 978.2 101.1
Tukwila, WA 20,288 3,549 17,493.1 16,763.6 729.5
Monroe, WA 19,003 527 2,773.2 2,410.1 363.1
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