Woodland, WA
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Woodland, WA crime analytics

With a crime rate of 43 per one thousand residents, Woodland has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 23. Within Washington, more than 80% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Woodland.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Woodland occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Woodland; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 417. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Woodland is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Woodland, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 25, which is a rate of 40 per one thousand population.

Importantly, we found that Woodland has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Woodland is one in 344.

Woodland Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 9% of U.S. Cities

Woodland Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Woodland 2.40
Washington 2.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 417

in Woodland

1 in 352

in Washington
Population: 5,842
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 3 10
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.17 0.51 1.71
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)

Woodland 40.40
Washington 34.64
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 25

in Woodland

1 in 29

in Washington
Woodland Property CRIMES
Population: 5,842
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 33 186 17
Rate per 1,000 5.65 31.84 2.91
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

Woodland Crimes Per Square Mile

Woodland 72
Washington 56

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