Reported Annual Crime In Poulsbo

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePoulsbo/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime246n/a (estimate)2,2603,2582,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePoulsbo/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.15.0
Rape7n/a64.345.342.6
Robbery1n/a9.273.986.2
Assault11n/a101.0189.1246.8
Violent crime19n/a (estimate)175312381
Burglary34n/a312.3533.5376.0
Theft182n/a1,671.92,045.41,594.6
Vehicle theft11n/a101.0367.3228.9
Property crime227n/a (estimate)2,0852,9462,200
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Poulsbo, WA. These figures on reported criminal activity in Poulsbo, WA, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Poulsbo, WA is 31% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Washington, and when compared with the national average, is 12% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Poulsbo, WA has 44% lower than violent crime rate than Washington average, while remaining 54% lower than the national average. In property crime, Poulsbo, WA is 29% lower than the average of Washington and is 5% lower than the national average.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Poulsbo is 12% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.19 daily crimes that occur in Poulsbo.
  • Poulsbo is safer than 37% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Poulsbo you have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Poulsbo has decreased by 26%.

Compare Poulsbo, WA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Poulsbo (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Poulsbo, WA per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Washington as well as national figures. In Poulsbo, WA the total number of daily crimes is 1.44 times less than the Washington average and 1.14 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Poulsbo, WA are 1.78 times less than the Washington average and 2.18 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Poulsbo, WA has a daily crime rate that is 1.41 times less than the Washington average and 1.05 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Poulsbo (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Poulsbo, WA compared to other areas of Washington, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Poulsbo, WA safer than 39% when compared to other Washington cities, and 37% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Washington, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Poulsbo, WA. At this time, Poulsbo, WA sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Poulsbo

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Poulsbo is 1 in 573
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Poulsbo is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Poulsbo is 1 in 45
      Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Poulsbo, WA? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Poulsbo, WA your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 573. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 48 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Poulsbo, WA is 1 in 45.

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

      A good indicator of whether Poulsbo, WA is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Poulsbo, WA has decreased by 6%, while the property crime rate in Poulsbo, WA has decreased by 28% year over year. The number of total crimes in Poulsbo, WA has decreased by 26% year over year.

      Poulsbo police department

      ItemPoulsboWashingtonNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)188,169558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.92.23.3
      There are a total of 18 Poulsbo police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 11.9% less than the Washington average and 41.3% 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
      Woodway, WA1,3670576576
      Seabeck, WA1,08677729806
      Chico, WA2,46379748827
      Meadowdale, WA2,99886813899
      Port Ludlow, WA2,49095896991
      Lofall, WA2,2571029581,060
      Bainbridge Island, WA23,5761019781,079
      Poulsbo, WA9,8061752,0852,260

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Glenwood Springs, CO9,8063494,7205,069
      Croydon, PA9,8072661,2951,561
      Russellville, AL9,8045863,1773,764
      Bluffdale, UT9,809891,2081,297
      Rodeo, CA9,7984392,3382,777
      Poulsbo, WA9,8061752,0852,260
      Source: The Poulsbo, WA 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.