Total crime 65%
Violent crime 5%
Property crime 79%
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.
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 peoplePahoa/100k peopleHawaii/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,883 (estimate)2,6662,346
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)370 (estimate)254388
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a379.8246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,513 (estimate)2,4111,958

Key findings

  • Pahoa crime rates are 65% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pahoa are 5% lower than the national average
  • In Pahoa you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pahoa is safer than 15% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Pahoa has decreased by 15%

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      Daily Crime In Pahoa (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pahoa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pahoa is 1 in 271
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pahoa is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pahoa is 1 in 26

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

      Pahoa 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
      Kurtistown, HI1,1681241,1811,305
      Leilani Estates, HI1,6291271,2071,334
      Keaau, HI2,6721321,2541,386
      Fern Acres, HI1,3921371,3031,441
      Nanawale Estates, HI1,5901421,3471,489
      Hawaiian Acres, HI2,6031501,4251,575
      Mountain View, HI3,6841781,6881,866
      Pahoa, HI7313703,5133,883

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Coward, SC7311293,1053,234
      Superior village, WI7313361,5461,882
      North Philipsburg, PA7315382,2682,806
      Manchester, VT731143666808
      Lake Shore, UT7312442,3052,549
      Pahoa, HI7313703,5133,883
      Source: The Pahoa, HI 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.