Kingston, WA
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The crime rate in Kingston is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 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 Kingston is 1 in 41. Based on FBI crime data, Kingston is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Washington, Kingston has a crime rate that is higher than 57% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Kingston to other communities of similar population, then Kingston crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Kingston 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 Kingston 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 Kingston.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Kingston'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 Kingston is one in 703.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Kingston's rate for property crime is 23 per one thousand population. This makes Kingston 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 Kingston is one in 44.

Kingston Crime Data

 
Crime Index

28

(100 is safest)


Safer than 28% of U.S. Cities

Kingston Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

48

51

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.42

22.75

24.17

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Kingston 1.42
Washington 2.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 703

in Kingston

1 in 352

in Washington
Kingston VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,110
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
Kingston 22.75
Washington 34.64
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 44

in Kingston

1 in 29

in Washington
Kingston Property CRIMES
Population: 2,110
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

Kingston Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Kingston 24
Washington 56

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