Mukilteo, WA
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Mukilteo, 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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

The crime rate in Mukilteo is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 22 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 Mukilteo is 1 in 46. Based on FBI crime data, Mukilteo is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Washington, Mukilteo has a crime rate that is higher than 50% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Mukilteo compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Mukilteo with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Mukilteo's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Mukilteo'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 Mukilteo is one in 894.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Mukilteo experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Mukilteo's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Mukilteo 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 Mukilteo is one in 49.

Mukilteo Crime Data

 

Crime Index

31

(100 is safest)


Safer than 31% of U.S. Cities

Mukilteo Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

24

441

465

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.12

20.55

21.67

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mukilteo 1.12
Washington 3.02

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 894

in Mukilteo

1 in 331

in Washington

Mukilteo VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 21,462
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 3 3 4 14
Rate per 1,000 0.14 0.14 0.19 0.65

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49


Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mukilteo 20.55
Washington 34.94

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 49

in Mukilteo

1 in 29

in Washington

Mukilteo Property CRIMES

Population: 21,462
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 85 320 36
Rate per 1,000 3.96 14.91 1.68

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Mukilteo Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mukilteo 74
Washington 58