Port Angeles, WA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
719
Total Crimes
3,530.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
50.50%
Above National Average
128 out of 173
In Washington
7,680 out of 8,904
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 3,530.7 per 100,000 people. That's 50.50% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 16.67% higher 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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Port Angeles SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

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 719 3,530.7 3,026.1 2,346.0
Murder 1 4.9 3.9 6.5
Robbery 10 49.1 67.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 101 496.0 187.6 279.7
Violent Crime 140 687.5 293.7 387.8
Burglary 95 466.5 522.1 314.2
Larceny 441 2,165.6 1,854.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 43 211.2 356.1 246.0
Property Crime 579 2,843.3 2,732.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Port Angeles

140
Violent Crimes
687.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
77.28%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 145.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Port Angeles each year. That compares to a 1 in 340.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Port Angeles is 687.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 77.28% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 134.08% higher than the Washington violent crime rate of 293.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Port Angeles

579
Property Crimes
2,843.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
45.20%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 35.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Port Angeles each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Port Angeles is 2,843.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 45.20% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 4.06% higher than the Washington property crime rate of 2,732.4 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 23,721 121 510.1 404.7 105.4
Anacortes, WA 17,735 413 2,328.7 2,244.1 84.6
Poulsbo, WA 11,401 232 2,034.9 1,947.2 87.7
Port Townsend, WA 9,914 225 2,269.5 2,077.9 191.6
Sequim, WA 7,768 238 3,063.9 2,935.1 128.7
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