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Total crime 78%
Violent crime 77%
Property crime 79%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2020 and was released from Statistics Canada.
IndexKing/100k peopleOntario/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime914 (estimate)3,0864,223
Violent crime235 (estimate)7921,042
Property crime680 (estimate)2,2943,181
Crime data for this area is not available from Statistics Canada, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.

All Crime Incidents

StatisticKingOntarioNational
Total incidentsn/a595,8682,225,600
Incidents per 100kn/a4,0445,856
Change in 100k raten/a-11.0%-9.8%
All crime incidents includes all violent and property crime as well as criminal code violations (child pornography, disturbing the peace, justice violations), traffic violations (impaired driving), federal statute violations and drug violations.

Persons Charged By Age Group (per 100k)

StatisticKingOntarioNational
All (12+ years)n/a1,3991,709
Youths (12-17)n/a8371,108
Adults (18+)n/a1,4441,757

Weighted Clearance Rates

StatisticKingOntarioNational
Clearance raten/a4037
Clearance rate changen/a0.2%0.2%
Clearance rate violentn/a6158
Clearance rate propertyn/a3027
More severe crimes such as robberies, assault and homicides are given more weight to the overall clearance rates. Less severe crimes such as vehicle theft, fraud and mischief are given less weight to the overall clearance rates.

Key findings

  • King crime rates are 78% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in King are 77% lower than the national average
  • In King you have a 1 in 110 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • King is safer than 100% of the cities in Canada
  • Year over year crime in King has not changed

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The King crime map provides an overview of all crimes (per 100k) in King based on estimates. Estimates include demographic data such as, but not limited to: home prices, median household income and population density. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The King crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a neighbourhood level.

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      Daily Crime In King (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in King

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in King is 1 in 427
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in King is 1 in 148
      The chance of being a victim of crime in King is 1 in 110

      Year Over Year Crime In King

      StatisticKingOntarioNational
      Totaln/a-8.7%-7.9%
      Violentn/a-7.9%-3.6%
      Propertyn/a-9.1%-9.8%

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Caledon, ON82,1304211,2181,638
      New Tecumseth, ON40,4884391,2711,711
      East Gwillimbury, ON25,8994921,4241,916
      Aurora, ON61,0585141,4892,003
      Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON52,0255401,5632,103
      Vaughan, ON321,9745451,5782,123
      Bradford West Gwillimbury, ON42,8435781,6752,254
      King, ON27,487235680914

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dieppe, NB27,2609882,2643,252
      Boisbriand, QC27,8136421,2521,894
      Clarence-Rockland, ON27,0826781,9632,640
      Lincoln, ON27,0826431,8632,506
      Sainte-Thérèse, QC27,0557421,4472,190
      King, ON27,487235680914
      Source: The King, ON data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada 2020.