Edgewood, WA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
226
Total Crimes
1,886.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-23.84%
Below National Average
75 out of 174
In Washington
5,866 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Edgewood, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Edgewood is 1,886.3 per 100,000 people. That's -23.84% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -36.61% lower than the Washington total crime rate of 2,975.8 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.

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Edgewood SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Edgewood
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 226 1,886.3 2,975.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.6 5.0
Robbery 4 33.4 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 18 150.2 179.9 250.2
Violent Crime 24 200.3 293.9 366.7
Burglary 83 692.8 453.6 340.5
Larceny 101 843.0 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 18 150.2 320.5 219.9
Property Crime 202 1,686.0 2,681.9 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Edgewood

24.0
Violent Crimes
200.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-45.37%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 499.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Edgewood each year. That compares to a 1 in 340.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Edgewood is 200.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -45.37% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -31.83% lower than the Washington violent crime rate of 293.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Edgewood

202.0
Property Crimes
1,686.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-20.09%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 59.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Edgewood each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Edgewood is 1,686.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.09% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -37.13% lower than the Washington property crime rate of 2,681.9 per 100,000 people.

Edgewood 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 Edgewood

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Tacoma, WA 218,650 13,263 6,065.9 5,220.7 845.2
Lakewood, WA 60,916 2,757 4,525.9 3,769.1 756.8
Puyallup, WA 42,509 2,320 5,457.7 5,144.8 312.9
Gig Harbor, WA 10,931 461 4,217.4 4,089.3 128.1
Fife, WA 10,324 742 7,187.1 6,431.6 755.5
Sumner, WA 10,270 485 4,722.5 4,391.4 331.1
Milton, WA 8,381 242 2,887.5 2,505.7 381.8
Pacific, WA 7,297 139 1,904.9 1,822.7 82.2
Algona, WA 3,247 58 1,786.3 1,601.5 184.8
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