Mount Washington, KY
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Mount Washington, KY crime analytics


Mount Washington is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (68%) and also has a lower crime rate than 47% of the communities in Kentucky, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Mount Washington is one in 96 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Mount Washington has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Mount Washington is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Mount Washington does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Mount Washington.

For Mount Washington, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Mount Washington than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1754, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Mount Washington is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Mount Washington than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 102.

Mount Washington Crime Data

 
Crime Index

68

(100 is safest)


Safer than 68% of U.S. Cities

Mount Washington Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

138

146

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.57

9.84

10.41

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mount Washington 0.57
Kentucky 2.19
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,754

in Mount Washington

1 in 457

in Kentucky
Mount Washington VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 14,028
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 2 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.21 0.14 0.21
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mount Washington 9.84
Kentucky 21.78
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 102

in Mount Washington

1 in 46

in Kentucky
Mount Washington Property CRIMES
Population: 14,028
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 35 94 9
Rate per 1,000 2.50 6.70 0.64
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Mount Washington Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mount Washington 24
Kentucky 29