Centralia, WA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
592
Total Crimes
3,313.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
41.23%
Above National Average
124 out of 173
In Washington
7,504 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Centralia, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Centralia is 3,313.4 per 100,000 people. That's 41.23% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 9.49% higher than the Washington total crime rate of 3,026.1 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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Centralia SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Centralia
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 592 3,313.4 3,026.1 2,346.0
Murder 1 5.6 3.9 6.5
Robbery 11 61.6 67.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 33 184.7 187.6 279.7
Violent Crime 55 307.8 293.7 387.8
Burglary 104 582.1 522.1 314.2
Larceny 396 2,216.4 1,854.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 37 207.1 356.1 246.0
Property Crime 537 3,005.5 2,732.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Centralia

55
Violent Crimes
307.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-20.62%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 324.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Centralia each year. That compares to a 1 in 340.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Centralia is 307.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.62% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 4.81% higher than the Washington violent crime rate of 293.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Centralia

537
Property Crimes
3,005.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
53.48%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 33.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Centralia each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Centralia is 3,005.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 53.48% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 9.99% higher than the Washington property crime rate of 2,732.4 per 100,000 people.

Centralia 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 Centralia

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Aberdeen, WA 16,744 715 4,270.2 3,935.7 334.4
Kelso, WA 12,476 462 3,703.1 3,358.4 344.7
Gig Harbor, WA 11,216 468 4,172.6 4,012.1 160.5
Shelton, WA 10,749 566 5,265.6 4,809.7 455.9
Fife, WA 10,301 1,043 10,125.2 8,746.7 1,378.5
Hoquiam, WA 8,647 188 2,174.2 2,081.6 92.5
Chehalis, WA 7,700 460 5,974.0 5,714.3 259.7
Tenino, WA 1,886 32 1,696.7 1,166.5 530.2
Winlock, WA 1,436 10 696.4 696.4 0.0
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