Ephrata, WA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
411
Total Crimes
4,980.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
101.07%
Above National Average
162 out of 174
In Washington
9,240 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Ephrata, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Ephrata is 4,980.0 per 100,000 people. That's 101.07% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 67.35% higher 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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Ephrata SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Ephrata
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 411 4,980.0 2,975.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.6 5.0
Robbery 1 12.1 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 12 145.4 179.9 250.2
Violent Crime 17 206.0 293.9 366.7
Burglary 105 1,272.3 453.6 340.5
Larceny 258 3,126.1 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 31 375.6 320.5 219.9
Property Crime 394 4,774.0 2,681.9 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Ephrata

17.0
Violent Crimes
206.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-43.83%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 485.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Ephrata each year. That compares to a 1 in 340.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Ephrata is 206.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -43.83% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -29.90% lower than the Washington violent crime rate of 293.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Ephrata

394.0
Property Crimes
4,774.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
126.27%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 20.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Ephrata each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Ephrata is 4,774.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 126.27% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 78.01% higher than the Washington property crime rate of 2,681.9 per 100,000 people.

Ephrata 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 Ephrata

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Wenatchee, WA 34,513 700 2,028.2 1,848.6 179.6
Moses Lake, WA 23,763 1,129 4,751.1 4,414.4 336.7
East Wenatchee, WA 14,293 200 1,399.3 1,343.3 56.0
Othello, WA 8,388 152 1,812.1 1,728.7 83.5
Quincy, WA 7,977 157 1,968.2 1,805.2 163.0
Soap Lake, WA 1,613 63 3,905.8 3,657.8 248.0
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