Newcastle, WA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
219
Total Crimes
1,748.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-25.46%
Below National Average
61 out of 173
In Washington
5,192 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Newcastle, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Newcastle is 1,748.8 per 100,000 people. That's -25.46% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -42.21% lower 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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Newcastle SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Newcastle
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 219 1,748.8 3,026.1 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 6.5
Robbery 3 24.0 67.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 4 31.9 187.6 279.7
Violent Crime 8 63.9 293.7 387.8
Burglary 28 223.6 522.1 314.2
Larceny 164 1,309.6 1,854.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 19 151.7 356.1 246.0
Property Crime 211 1,684.9 2,732.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Newcastle

8
Violent Crimes
63.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-83.53%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,565.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Newcastle each year. That compares to a 1 in 340.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Newcastle is 63.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -83.53% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -78.25% lower than the Washington violent crime rate of 293.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Newcastle

211
Property Crimes
1,684.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-13.96%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 59.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Newcastle each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Newcastle is 1,684.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -13.96% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -38.34% lower than the Washington property crime rate of 2,732.4 per 100,000 people.

Newcastle 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 Newcastle

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Bellevue, WA 150,548 4,701 3,122.6 3,006.4 116.2
Kent, WA 133,883 5,863 4,379.2 4,028.1 351.1
Renton, WA 102,856 4,690 4,559.8 4,221.4 338.3
Auburn, WA 82,779 3,756 4,537.4 4,100.1 437.3
Issaquah, WA 40,659 1,181 2,904.6 2,850.5 54.1
Des Moines, WA 32,652 1,261 3,861.9 3,528.1 333.8
SeaTac, WA 29,282 1,535 5,242.1 4,760.6 481.5
Mercer Island, WA 26,268 404 1,538.0 1,522.8 15.2
Bainbridge Island, WA 25,561 260 1,017.2 954.6 62.6
Tukwila, WA 20,483 3,104 15,154.0 14,416.8 737.2
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