Oak Harbor, WA
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Oak Harbor, WA crime analytics


Oak Harbor is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (63%) and also has a lower crime rate than 84% of the communities in Washington, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Oak Harbor is one in 85 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

For Oak Harbor, 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 Oak Harbor than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1135, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Oak Harbor is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Oak Harbor than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 92.

Oak Harbor Crime Data

 
Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Oak Harbor Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

20

246

266

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.88

10.84

11.72

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oak Harbor 0.88
Washington 2.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,135

in Oak Harbor

1 in 352

in Washington
Oak Harbor VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 22,693
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 4 11
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.22 0.18 0.48
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
Oak Harbor 10.84
Washington 34.64
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 92

in Oak Harbor

1 in 29

in Washington
Oak Harbor Property CRIMES
Population: 22,693
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 46 193 7
Rate per 1,000 2.03 8.50 0.31
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

Oak Harbor Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Oak Harbor 28
Washington 56