Kenmore, WA
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Kenmore, WA 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

Kenmore 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 Kenmore is 1 in 65. How does Kenmore fare compared to other communities in Washington of all population sizes? Kenmore's crime rate is lower than approximately 70% of Washington communities.

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

For Kenmore, 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 Kenmore than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1224, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Kenmore; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Kenmore Crime Data

 

Crime Index

49

(100 is safest)


Safer than 49% of U.S. Cities

Kenmore Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

18

323

341

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.82

14.66

15.48

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Kenmore 0.82
Washington 2.84

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,224

in Kenmore

1 in 352

in Washington

Kenmore VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 22,030
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 13 * 3 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.59 0.14 0.09
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.

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
Kenmore 14.66
Washington 34.64

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 68

in Kenmore

1 in 29

in Washington

Kenmore Property CRIMES

Population: 22,030
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 92 198 33
Rate per 1,000 4.18 8.99 1.50

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

Kenmore Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Kenmore 55
Washington 56