Fairfax Station, VA
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Fairfax Station, VA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Fairfax Station is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (85%) and also has a lower crime rate than 82% of the communities in Virginia, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Fairfax Station is one in 149 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.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Fairfax Station, and we found that the crime rate in Fairfax Station is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Fairfax Station is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Fairfax Station 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 Fairfax Station.

For Fairfax Station, 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 Fairfax Station than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 10000, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Fairfax Station 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 Fairfax Station than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 151.

Fairfax Station Crime Data

 

Crime Index

85

(100 is safest)


Safer than 85% of U.S. Cities

Fairfax Station Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

84

85

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.08

6.64

6.72

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fairfax Station 0.08
Virginia 1.96

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Fairfax Station

1 in 511

in Virginia

Fairfax Station VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,649
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Fairfax Station 6.64
Virginia 18.67

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 151

in Fairfax Station

1 in 54

in Virginia

Fairfax Station Property CRIMES

Population: 12,649
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Fairfax Station Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Fairfax Station 9
Virginia 19