Lacey, WA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,541
Total Crimes
2,974.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
20.08%
Above National Average
115 out of 174
In Washington
7,783 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Lacey, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lacey is 2,974.0 per 100,000 people. That's 20.08% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -0.06% 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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Lacey SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Lacey
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,541 2,974.0 2,975.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.6 5.0
Robbery 17 32.8 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 59 113.9 179.9 250.2
Violent Crime 105 202.6 293.9 366.7
Burglary 180 347.4 453.6 340.5
Larceny 1,136 2,192.4 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 120 231.6 320.5 219.9
Property Crime 1,436 2,771.3 2,681.9 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Lacey

105.0
Violent Crimes
202.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-44.74%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 493.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lacey each year. That compares to a 1 in 340.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lacey is 202.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -44.74% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -31.04% lower than the Washington violent crime rate of 293.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lacey

1,436.0
Property Crimes
2,771.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
31.35%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 36.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lacey each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lacey is 2,771.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 31.35% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 3.34% higher than the Washington property crime rate of 2,681.9 per 100,000 people.

Lacey 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 Lacey

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Lakewood, WA 60,916 2,757 4,525.9 3,769.1 756.8
Olympia, WA 53,286 2,108 3,956.0 3,479.3 476.7
Tumwater, WA 24,167 721 2,983.4 2,681.3 302.1
Shelton, WA 10,432 636 6,096.6 5,588.6 508.1
Yelm, WA 9,741 424 4,352.7 4,024.2 328.5
Dupont, WA 9,672 143 1,478.5 1,271.7 206.8
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