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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 118%
Property crime 41%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNikiski/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,926 (estimate)4,1862,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a161.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a121.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a595.4246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)830 (estimate)885381
Burglaryn/an/an/a539.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a2,219.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a541.9228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,096 (estimate)3,3012,200

Key findings

  • Nikiski crime rates are 52% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Nikiski are 118% higher than the national average
  • In Nikiski you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Nikiski is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Nikiski has decreased by 4%

Nikiski crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Nikiski (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Nikiski

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Nikiski is 1 in 121
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Nikiski is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Nikiski is 1 in 26

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

      Nikiski police department

      ItemNikiskiAlaskaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,171558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.43.3

      Sex offenders in Alaska

      StateTotal offendersAlaska /100KNational /100K
      Alaska3,433490266
      There are a total of 3,433 sex offenders in Alaska. This yields a total of 490 sex offenders in Alaska per 100,000 residents which is 84% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ridgeway, AK2,3383271,2201,547
      Salamatof, AK1,0744101,5291,939
      Soldotna, AK4,4713803,5303,910
      Kenai, AK7,5517867,1127,898
      Nikiski, AK5,0298303,0963,926

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Shenandoah, IA5,0302541,7221,977
      Dayton, MN5,03134938972
      South Bay, FL5,0264041,6742,078
      South Sarasota, FL5,032125742867
      Bigfork, MT5,0321981,3211,519
      Nikiski, AK5,0298303,0963,926
      Source: The Nikiski, AK crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.