Carson, WA
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The crime rate in Carson is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Carson is 1 in 52. Based on FBI crime data, Carson is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Washington, Carson has a crime rate that is higher than 42% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Carson to other communities of similar population, then Carson crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Carson does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Carson 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 Carson.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Carson's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Carson is one in 779.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Carson's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Carson a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Carson is one in 56.

Carson Crime Data

 
Crime Index

38

(100 is safest)


Safer than 38% of U.S. Cities

Carson Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

42

45

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.28

17.96

19.25

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Carson 1.28
Washington 2.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 779

in Carson

1 in 352

in Washington
Carson VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,338
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
Carson 17.96
Washington 34.64
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 56

in Carson

1 in 29

in Washington
Carson Property CRIMES
Population: 2,338
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

Carson Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Carson 9
Washington 56

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