Port Angeles, WA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
836
Total Crimes
4,137.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
67.04%
Above National Average
143 out of 174
In Washington
8,839 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Port Angeles, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Port Angeles is 4,137.2 per 100,000 people. That's 67.04% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 39.03% 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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Port Angeles SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

How Does Port Angeles Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Port Angeles
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 836 4,137.2 2,975.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.6 5.0
Robbery 14 69.3 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 65 321.7 179.9 250.2
Violent Crime 117 579.0 293.9 366.7
Burglary 127 628.5 453.6 340.5
Larceny 529 2,617.9 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 63 311.8 320.5 219.9
Property Crime 719 3,558.2 2,681.9 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Port Angeles

117.0
Violent Crimes
579.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
57.90%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 172.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Port Angeles each year. That compares to a 1 in 340.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Port Angeles is 579.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 57.90% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 97.04% higher than the Washington violent crime rate of 293.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Port Angeles

719.0
Property Crimes
3,558.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
68.64%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 28.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Port Angeles each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Port Angeles is 3,558.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 68.64% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 32.67% higher than the Washington property crime rate of 2,681.9 per 100,000 people.

Port Angeles 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 Port Angeles

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Oak Harbor, WA 23,554 165 700.5 568.9 131.6
Anacortes, WA 17,483 407 2,328.0 2,213.6 114.4
Poulsbo, WA 11,154 284 2,546.2 2,375.8 170.3
Port Townsend, WA 9,780 213 2,177.9 1,758.7 419.2
Sequim, WA 7,599 332 4,369.0 4,158.4 210.6
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