Camas, WA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Camas has an overall crime rate of 11 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Camas is 1 in 90. How does Camas fare compared to other communities in Washington of all population sizes? Camas's crime rate is lower than approximately 68% of Washington communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Camas has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Camas 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 Camas 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 Camas.

For Camas, 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 Camas than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3258, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Camas; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Camas Crime Data

 

Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

Camas Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

283

291

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.31

10.86

11.16

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.31
2.93
National Median: 4
    Camas
    Washington

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,258

in Camas

1 in 341

in Washington

Camas VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 26,065
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 1 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.15 0.04 0.12

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
10.86
27.28
National Median: 19
    Camas
    Washington

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 92

in Camas

1 in 37

in Washington

Camas Property CRIMES

Population: 26,065
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 38 213 32
Rate per 1,000 1.46 8.17 1.23

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Camas Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
19
49
National Median: 26.9
    Camas
    Washington