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Total crime 29%
Violent crime 49%
Property crime 44%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGoldendale/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime106n/a (estimate)3,0153,0262,346
Murder0n/a0.03.96.5
Rape2n/a56.934.838.4
Robbery0n/a0.067.473.9
Assault5n/a142.2187.6279.7
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)199294388
Burglary22n/a625.7522.1314.2
Theft65n/a1,848.71,854.21,398.0
Vehicle theft12n/a341.3356.1246.0
Property crime99n/a (estimate)2,8162,7321,958

Key findings

  • Goldendale crime rates are 29% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Goldendale are 49% lower than the national average
  • In Goldendale you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Goldendale is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Goldendale has decreased by 31%

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      Daily Crime In Goldendale (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Goldendale

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Goldendale is 1 in 503
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Goldendale is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Goldendale is 1 in 34

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

      Goldendale police department

      ItemGoldendaleWashingtonNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)118,169558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.12.23.3
      There are a total of 11 Goldendale police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 44.8% greater than the Washington average and 3.5% 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
      Rufus, OR2124083,7194,128
      Centerville, WA1244193,8974,316
      Wishram, WA4734654,3214,786
      Goldendale, WA3,4451992,8163,015

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Saylorville, IA3,445108604712
      Hoosick Falls, NY3,4452519731,223
      Haworth, NJ3,44608888
      Lanai City, HI3,4461531,4511,604
      Dalzell, SC3,4433131,6051,918
      Goldendale, WA3,4451992,8163,015
      Source: The Goldendale, WA 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.