Falls Church, VA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
188
Total Crimes
1,263.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-50.82%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Falls Church, VA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Falls Church is 1,263.1 per 100,000 people. That's -50.82% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -32.30% lower than the Virginia total crime rate of 1,865.7 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.

Falls Church SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
5

How Does Falls Church Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Falls Church
/ 100k People
Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 188 1,263.1 1,865.7 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 3 20.2 42.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 8 53.7 118.7 246.8
Violent Crime 12 80.6 200.0 368.9
Burglary 15 100.8 182.8 376.0
Larceny 148 994.4 1,356.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 13 87.3 126.5 228.9
Property Crime 176 1,182.5 1,665.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Falls Church

12
Violent Crimes
80.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-78.14%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,240.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Falls Church each year. That compares to a 1 in 500.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Falls Church is 80.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -78.14% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -59.68% lower than the Virginia violent crime rate of 200.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Falls Church

176
Property Crimes
1,182.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-46.24%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 84.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Falls Church each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Falls Church is 1,182.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -46.24% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -29.01% lower than the Virginia property crime rate of 1,665.8 per 100,000 people.

Falls Church Crime Compared To Virginia Average

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