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Crime rate in Blaine, Washington (WA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Blaine, WA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Blaine, WA

The 2017 crime rate in Blaine, WA is 257 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 77.7% U.S. cities. The 2017 Blaine crime rate rose by 49% compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Blaine has seen rise of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Blaine, WA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Blaine:

257.4
Ferndale:

131.9
Lynden:

120.9
Everson:

45.1
Bellingham:

244.7
Sumas:

50.4
Anacortes:

166.6
Burlington:

435.8
Sedro-Woolley:

145.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Blaine by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(23.9)
1
(22.7)
1
(21.6)
2
(40.4)
2
(39.0)
3
(63.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(41.0)
1
(20.1)
2
(39.6)
1
(19.5)
4
(76.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(68.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(40.4)
2
(39.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.8)
1
(19.5)
2
(38.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(143.6)
7
(158.9)
4
(86.5)
5
(101.1)
2
(39.0)
10
(210.2)
6
(125.2)
1
(20.5)
1
(20.1)
4
(79.2)
6
(117.0)
5
(95.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(766.1)
41
(931.0)
24
(519.3)
51
(1,031)
29
(565.5)
19
(399.4)
23
(480.1)
26
(533.3)
15
(302.2)
45
(891.4)
26
(506.8)
46
(877.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
222
(5,315)
144
(3,270)
210
(4,543)
197
(3,981)
144
(2,808)
138
(2,901)
116
(2,421)
155
(3,179)
144
(2,901)
124
(2,456)
113
(2,203)
119
(2,269)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(215.5)
6
(136.2)
7
(151.4)
3
(60.6)
4
(78.0)
2
(42.0)
1
(20.9)
6
(123.1)
4
(80.6)
5
(99.0)
3
(58.5)
9
(171.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(45.4)
2
(43.3)
1
(20.2)
2
(39.0)
2
(42.0)
1
(20.9)
1
(20.5)
2
(40.3)
3
(59.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.1)
City-Data.com crime index331.3277.2264.8300.9208.9239.9163.4211.3163.8222.1173.1257.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Blaine, Washington as of October 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Blaine is 573 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Blaine:

143.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Blaine:

87.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Blaine:

89.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Blaine:

30.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Blaine:

51.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Blaine:

73.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Blaine:

168.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2009
Blaine:

78.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Blaine:

111.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Blaine:

64.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Blaine:

136.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Blaine:

95.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Blaine:

40.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Blaine:

114.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Blaine:

314.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Blaine:

220.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Blaine:

316.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Blaine:

217.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Blaine:

284.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Blaine:

220.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Blaine:

231.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2009
Blaine:

265.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Blaine:

414.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Blaine:

353.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Blaine:

370.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Blaine:

451.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Blaine:

256.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Blaine:

266.7
U.S. Average:

334.1
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 14 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Washington average:

1.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Washington average:

1.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Washington average:

1.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Washington average:

1.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Washington average:

1.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Washington average:

1.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 10 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Washington average:

1.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Washington average:

1.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Washington average:

1.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 15 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 14 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Washington average:

1.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.81
Washington average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.45
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.45
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 14 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.18
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.71
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Blaine, WA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 98230.