Anacortes, WA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
410
Total Crimes
2,393.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-6.81%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Anacortes, WA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Anacortes is 2,393.5 per 100,000 people. That's -6.81% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -26.53% lower than the Washington total crime rate of 3,257.6 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.

Anacortes SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Anacortes
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 410 2,393.5 3,257.6 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.1 5.0
Robbery 3 17.5 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 19 110.9 189.1 246.8
Violent Crime 30 175.1 311.5 368.9
Burglary 64 373.6 533.5 376.0
Larceny 308 1,798.0 2,045.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 8 46.7 367.3 228.9
Property Crime 380 2,218.3 2,946.2 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Anacortes

30
Violent Crimes
175.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-52.53%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 571.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Anacortes each year. That compares to a 1 in 321.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Anacortes is 175.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -52.53% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -43.77% lower than the Washington violent crime rate of 311.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Anacortes

380
Property Crimes
2,218.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
0.86%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 45.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Anacortes each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Anacortes is 2,218.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 0.86% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -24.70% lower than the Washington property crime rate of 2,946.2 per 100,000 people.

Anacortes Crime Compared To Washington Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Anacortes

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Bellingham, WA 90,208 3,550 3,935.3 3,709.2 226.1
Mount Vernon, WA 35,550 1,407 3,957.8 3,679.3 278.5
Oak Harbor, WA 23,330 186 797.3 694.4 102.9
Burlington, WA 8,839 722 8,168.3 7,976.0 192.3
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