Union Gap, WA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
595
Total Crimes
9,656.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
289.87%
Above National Average
173 out of 174
In Washington
9,823 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Union Gap, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Union Gap is 9,656.0 per 100,000 people. That's 289.87% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 224.49% 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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Union Gap SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
2
Commute
9

How Does Union Gap Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Union Gap
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 595 9,656.0 2,975.8 2,476.7
Murder 1 16.2 2.6 5.0
Robbery 8 129.8 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 81.1 179.9 250.2
Violent Crime 15 243.4 293.9 366.7
Burglary 46 746.5 453.6 340.5
Larceny 493 8,000.6 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 41 665.4 320.5 219.9
Property Crime 580 9,412.5 2,681.9 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Union Gap

15.0
Violent Crimes
243.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-33.62%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 410.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Union Gap each year. That compares to a 1 in 340.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Union Gap is 243.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -33.62% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -17.16% lower than the Washington violent crime rate of 293.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Union Gap

580.0
Property Crimes
9,412.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
346.11%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 10.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Union Gap each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Union Gap is 9,412.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 346.11% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 250.96% higher than the Washington property crime rate of 2,681.9 per 100,000 people.

Union Gap 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 Union Gap

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Yakima, WA 94,168 3,143 3,337.7 2,891.6 446.0
Ellensburg, WA 21,324 697 3,268.6 3,057.6 211.0
Sunnyside, WA 16,839 564 3,349.4 3,206.8 142.5
Grandview, WA 11,179 214 1,914.3 1,824.9 89.5
Toppenish, WA 8,886 595 6,695.9 6,088.2 607.7
Selah, WA 8,110 134 1,652.3 1,566.0 86.3
Moxee, WA 4,151 22 530.0 505.9 24.1
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