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Total crime 45%
Violent crime 92%
Property crime 36%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsPotomac Yard-Potomac Greens/100k peopleAlexandria/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,9121,279 (estimate)1,9121,6652,346
Murder2n/a1.26.16.5
Rape7n/a11.726.538.4
Robbery51n/a49.334.373.9
Assault122n/a115.2141.7279.7
Violent crime18332 (estimate)183209388
Burglary79n/a72.1133.5314.2
Theft1,438n/a1,235.71,196.61,398.0
Vehicle theft212n/a243.4126.3246.0
Property crime1,7291,247 (estimate)1,7291,4561,958

Key findings

  • Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens crime rates are 45% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens are 92% lower than the national average
  • In Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens you have a 1 in 79 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens is safer than 76% of the cities in Virginia
  • Year over year crime in Alexandria has decreased by 10%

Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens crime map

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The Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens 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 Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens is 1 in 3125
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens is 1 in 81
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens is 1 in 79

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

      Alexandria police department

      ItemPotomac Yard-Potomac GreensAlexandriaVirginia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a4128,827
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.83.2

      Sex offenders in Virginia

      StateTotal offendersVirginia /100KNational /100K
      Virginia25,766352266
      There are a total of 25,766 sex offenders in Virginia. This yields a total of 352 sex offenders in Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 32% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Occoquan, VA94709191
      Mason Neck, VA2,13733228261
      Occoquan, VA94790180271
      Cabin John, MD1,95856226282
      Garrett Park, MD1,05856226282
      Somerset, MD1,21556226282
      Ravensworth, VA2,17538263301
      Alexandria, VA151,4731771,5511,729
      Alexandria, VA151,4731831,7291,912

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      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pomona, CA151,8075133,1313,645
      Escondido, CA149,9123731,7692,142
      Lakewood, CO149,7935655,0405,605
      Kansas City, KS149,7556573,3994,057
      Pasadena, TX153,2865722,3332,905
      Alexandria, VA151,4731771,5511,729
      Alexandria, VA151,4731831,7291,912
      Source: The Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.