Wasilla, AK Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Wasilla

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWasilla/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime669n/a (estimate)7,7393,5263,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWasilla/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a1255
Rape4n/a4612525
Robbery6n/a6985109
Assault31n/a359426229
Violent crime42n/a (estimate)486640368
Burglary64n/a740397610
Theft520n/a6,0152,2581,899
Vehichle theft43n/a497231221
Property crime627n/a (estimate)7,2532,8852,731

The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Wasilla, AK. These figures on reported criminal activity in Wasilla, AK, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Wasilla, AK is 119% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Alaska, and when compared with the national average, is 149% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Wasilla, AK has 24% lower than violent crime rate than Alaska average, while remaining 32% higher than the national average. In property crime, Wasilla, AK is 151% higher than the average of Alaska and is 165% higher than the national average.

The overall crime rate in Wasilla is 149% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 21.2 daily crimes that occur in Wasilla.
Wasilla is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
In Wasilla you have a 1 in 13 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Wasilla has increased by 18%.

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Daily Crime In Wasilla (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Wasilla, AK per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Alaska and on a national scale. In Wasilla, AK the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 2.19 times more than than the Alaska average and 2.50 times more than than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Wasilla, AK is 1.32 times less than than the Alaska average and 1.32 times more than than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Wasilla, AK has a constant daily crime rate that is 2.51 times more than than the Alaska average and 2.66 times more than than the overall daily national average.

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How Safe is Wasilla (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Wasilla, AK in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Alaska as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Wasilla, AK to other cities in the state and across the country, Wasilla, AK is 24% safer than other cities of Alaska and 10% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Alaska cities and all around the United States, Wasilla, AK has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Wasilla, AK crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wasilla

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wasilla is 1 in 206
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wasilla is 1 in 14
The chance of being a victim of crime in Wasilla is 1 in 13

Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Wasilla, AK? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Wasilla, AK, you have a 1 in 206 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 14. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Wasilla, AK is 1 in 13.

Year Over Year Crime In Wasilla (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Wasilla, AK is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Wasilla, AK has decreased by 7%, while the property crime rate in Wasilla, AK has increased by 21% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Wasilla, AK has increased by 18% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Farm Loop, AK1,0472511,0381,290
Houston, AK1,9573031,2541,558
Butte, AK3,4583481,4371,785
Big Lake, AK3,6363761,5541,930
Fishhook, AK4,8644391,8142,253
Wasilla, AK7,9424867,2537,739

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos, CA7,9444154,1744,588
Dayton, NJ7,9401261,6291,755
Chestnut Ridge, NY7,939891,1311,220
Aransas Pass, TX7,9453855,6166,000
Broadview, IL7,9384014,3284,730
Wasilla, AK7,9424867,2537,739

Wasilla police department

ItemWasillaAlaskaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)451,171504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.55.43.3

There are a total of 45 Wasilla police officers. This results in 5.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.9% greater than the Alaska average and 68.2% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Alaska

StateTotal offendersAlaska /100KNational /100K
Alaska3,188455222

There are a total of 3,188 sex offenders in Alaska. This yields a total of 455 sex offenders in Alaska per 100,000 residents which is 105% greater than the national average.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.