Seward, AK Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
80
Total Crimes
2,807.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
9.29%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Seward, AK?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Seward is 2,807.0 per 100,000 people. That's 9.29% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -32.93% lower than the Alaska total crime rate of 4,185.4 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Seward SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
5
Education
6
Commute
10

How Does Seward Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Seward
/ 100k People
Alaska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 80 2,807.0 4,185.4 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 6.4 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 121.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 6 210.5 595.4 246.8
Violent Crime 6 210.5 885.0 368.9
Burglary 10 350.9 539.6 376.0
Larceny 61 2,140.4 2,219.0 1,594.6
Car Theft 3 105.3 541.9 228.9
Property Crime 74 2,596.5 3,300.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Seward

6
Violent Crimes
210.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-42.93%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 475.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Seward each year. That compares to a 1 in 113.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Seward is 210.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -42.93% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -76.21% lower than the Alaska violent crime rate of 885.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Seward

74
Property Crimes
2,596.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
18.05%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 38.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Seward each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Seward is 2,596.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 18.05% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -21.33% lower than the Alaska property crime rate of 3,300.5 per 100,000 people.

Seward Crime Compared To Alaska Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Alaska.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.
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