Total crime 5%
Violent crime 37%
Property crime 12%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLihue/100k peopleHawaii/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,612 (estimate)3,1272,489
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)239 (estimate)286379
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a371.1219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,373 (estimate)2,8412,110

Key findings

  • Lihue crime rates are 5% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lihue are 37% lower than the national average
  • In Lihue you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lihue is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lihue has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Lihue (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lihue

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lihue is 1 in 419
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lihue is 1 in 43
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lihue is 1 in 39

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

      Lihue police department

      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,531558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      Sex offenders in Hawaii

      StateTotal offendersHawaii /100KNational /100K
      There are a total of 3,118 sex offenders in Hawaii. This yields a total of 232 sex offenders in Hawaii per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Poipu, HI1,05749484533
      Omao, HI1,289939211,014
      Lawai, HI2,152949381,033
      Koloa, HI2,8001251,2411,366
      Anahola, HI1,9021261,2481,374
      Wailua, HI2,6561301,2871,416
      Eleele, HI2,7391351,3451,481
      Lihue, HI7,1962392,3732,612

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      University Park, IL7,1964482,0332,482
      Ladera Heights, CA7,195143758901
      Clinton, IL7,1951752,8102,984
      Altoona, WI7,1931131,3731,486
      Grandview Heights, OH7,1911052,0862,191
      Lihue, HI7,1962392,3732,612
      Source: The Lihue, HI 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.