Camas, WA
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Camas has an overall crime rate of 15 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 66. How does Camas fare compared to other communities in Washington of all population sizes? Camas's crime rate is lower than approximately 71% 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 1285, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Camas; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Camas Crime Data

 
Crime Index

50

(100 is safest)


Safer than 50% of U.S. Cities

Camas Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

17

316

333

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.78

14.46

15.24

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Camas 0.78
Washington 2.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,285

in Camas

1 in 352

in Washington
Camas VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 21,846
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 1 9
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.32 0.05 0.41
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
Camas 14.46
Washington 34.64
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Camas

1 in 29

in Washington
Camas Property CRIMES
Population: 21,846
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 58 239 19
Rate per 1,000 2.65 10.94 0.87
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

Camas Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Camas 22
Washington 56