Black Diamond, WA
Crime Rates




Safest

Safest Black Diamond neighborhoods




Black Diamond, WA crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 12 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Black Diamond is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 60% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Black Diamond is one in 81. Compared to communities within Washington, Black Diamond‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 82% of the state's cities and towns.

How does the crime rate in Black Diamond compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Black Diamond with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Black Diamond's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Black Diamond 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 Black Diamond.

For Black Diamond, 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 Black Diamond than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1459, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Black Diamond; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Black Diamond Crime Data

 
Crime Index

60

(100 is safest)


Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

Black Diamond Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

51

54

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.69

11.65

12.34

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Black Diamond 0.69
Washington 2.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,459

in Black Diamond

1 in 352

in Washington
Black Diamond VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,376
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.46 0.00 0.23
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
Black Diamond 11.65
Washington 34.64
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 86

in Black Diamond

1 in 29

in Washington
Black Diamond Property CRIMES
Population: 4,376
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 11 38 2
Rate per 1,000 2.51 8.68 0.46
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

Black Diamond Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Black Diamond 8
Washington 56

Popular Neighborhoods in Black Diamond

Zip Codes in Black Diamond, WA