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Total crime 81%
Violent crime 13%
Property crime 94%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAberdeen/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime751n/a (estimate)4,5172,9762,489
Murder1n/a6.02.65.0
Rape25n/a150.443.842.6
Robbery14n/a84.267.681.6
Assault31n/a186.4179.9250.2
Violent crime71n/a (estimate)427294379
Burglary123n/a739.8453.6340.5
Theft519n/a3,121.41,907.91,549.5
Vehicle theft38n/a228.5320.5219.9
Property crime680n/a (estimate)4,0902,6822,110

Key findings

  • Aberdeen crime rates are 81% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Aberdeen are 13% higher than the national average
  • In Aberdeen you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Aberdeen is safer than 15% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Aberdeen has decreased by 19%

Aberdeen crime map

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The Aberdeen crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Aberdeen as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Aberdeen crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Aberdeen (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Aberdeen on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Washington and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Aberdeen (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Washington, are 1.52 times more than the state average and 1.81 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Aberdeen on a daily basis are 1.45 times more than than Washington average and 1.13 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Aberdeen are 1.52 times more than the daily state average and 1.94 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Aberdeen (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Aberdeen, Washington compared to other areas of Washington, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Aberdeen safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Aberdeen is safer than 5% of Washington cities, and 15% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Washington, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Aberdeen. At this time, Aberdeen sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Aberdeen

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Aberdeen is 1 in 235
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Aberdeen is 1 in 25
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Aberdeen is 1 in 23
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Aberdeen? If you reside in Aberdeen, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 235. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 25 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Aberdeen, is 1 in 23.

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

      Determining whether Aberdeen is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Aberdeen violent crime rates have decreased by 18%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 20% year over year. Total crimes for Aberdeen has decreased by 19% in the same time frame.

      Aberdeen police department

      ItemAberdeenWashingtonNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)498,169558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.92.23.3
      There are a total of 49 Aberdeen police officers. This results in 2.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33% greater than the Washington average and 11.4% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Washington

      StateTotal offendersWashington /100KNational /100K
      Washington6,688107266
      There are a total of 6,688 sex offenders in Washington. This yields a total of 107 sex offenders in Washington per 100,000 residents which is 60% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Montesano, WA3,89774917992
      Cosmopolis, WA1,5391351,2331,368
      Central Park, WA2,6651431,3051,448
      Hoquiam, WA8,4341543,1643,318
      Brady, WA5903303,0143,344
      Westport, WA2,1243373,0773,413
      Aberdeen Gardens, WA2643763,4343,811
      Aberdeen, WA16,3354274,0904,517

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Prospect Heights, IL16,331106494601
      Chickasha, OK16,3424332,7513,184
      Morton, IL16,343185475660
      Burlington, KY16,3471741,5241,698
      Laguna Woods, CA16,34744773817
      Aberdeen, WA16,3354274,0904,517
      Source: The Aberdeen, WA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.