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


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

Crime rate in Tukwila, WA

The 2018 crime rate in Tukwila, WA is 1,091 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 4.0 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 99.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 Tukwila crime rate rose by 3% compared to 2016. The number of homicides stood at 3 - an increase of 1 compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Tukwila has seen decreasing violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Tukwila, WA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Tukwila:

1,090.8
SeaTac:

452.1
Burien:

370.3
Renton:

358.1
Normandy Park:

151.7
Newcastle:

133.9
Des Moines:

309.0
Mercer Island:

100.2
Kent:

372.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Tukwila by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(11.6)
1
(5.8)
2
(11.7)
6
(34.8)
1
(5.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.0)
1
(5.0)
2
(9.9)
3
(14.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
22
(127.7)
18
(104.3)
13
(76.0)
15
(87.0)
19
(111.2)
13
(75.0)
16
(82.4)
20
(101.6)
29
(146.7)
11
(55.2)
22
(109.4)
27
(133.7)
20
(98.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
89
(516.8)
91
(527.2)
81
(473.6)
91
(527.9)
88
(515.1)
90
(519.1)
95
(489.5)
98
(498.0)
85
(430.1)
78
(391.5)
62
(308.2)
83
(411.0)
72
(354.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
84
(487.7)
68
(394.0)
64
(374.2)
68
(394.5)
57
(333.6)
51
(294.2)
79
(407.1)
80
(406.6)
50
(253.0)
73
(366.4)
66
(328.1)
56
(277.3)
53
(261.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
342
(1,986)
312
(1,808)
298
(1,742)
374
(2,170)
327
(1,914)
377
(2,175)
315
(1,623)
282
(1,433)
234
(1,184)
343
(1,722)
209
(1,039)
203
(1,005)
273
(1,346)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,504
(14,540)
2,270
(13,151)
1,976
(11,554)
2,038
(11,823)
2,584
(15,125)
2,096
(12,090)
2,140
(11,027)
2,493
(12,670)
2,672
(13,519)
2,524
(12,670)
2,669
(13,268)
2,391
(11,840)
2,556
(12,599)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
816
(4,738)
630
(3,650)
634
(3,707)
409
(2,373)
356
(2,084)
454
(2,619)
429
(2,211)
386
(1,962)
403
(2,039)
435
(2,184)
458
(2,277)
534
(2,644)
572
(2,819)
Arson
(per 100,000)
13
(75.5)
10
(57.9)
5
(29.2)
13
(75.4)
11
(64.4)
9
(51.9)
6
(30.9)
6
(30.5)
3
(15.2)
7
(35.1)
4
(19.9)
3
(14.9)
4
(19.7)
City-Data.com crime index1477.61276.51181.81191.21227.61119.91025.81096.41083.71047.01041.11061.01090.8

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 84 registered sex offenders living in Tukwila, Washington as of July 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tukwila is 245 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Tukwila:

436.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2016
Tukwila:

497.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Tukwila:

437.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Tukwila:

444.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Tukwila:

488.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Tukwila:

574.3
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Tukwila:

530.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Tukwila:

481.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Tukwila:

547.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Tukwila:

617.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Tukwila:

523.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Tukwila:

576.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Tukwila:

653.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Tukwila:

352.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Tukwila:

403.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Tukwila:

313.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Tukwila:

1,322.0
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2016
Tukwila:

1,189.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Tukwila:

1,212.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Tukwila:

1,305.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Tukwila:

1,218.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Tukwila:

1,214.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Tukwila:

1,207.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Tukwila:

1,432.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Tukwila:

1,451.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Tukwila:

1,381.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Tukwila:

1,482.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Tukwila:

1,566.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Tukwila:

1,834.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Tukwila:

977.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Tukwila:

876.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Tukwila:

743.3
U.S. Average:

336.9
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: 85 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.30
Washington average:

1.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 93 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.77
Washington average:

1.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 94 (77 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.81
Washington average:

1.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 95 (78 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.88
Washington average:

1.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 90 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.71
Washington average:

1.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 86 (70 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.54
Washington average:

1.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 91 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.86
Washington average:

1.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 83 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.45
Washington average:

1.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 81 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.81
Washington average:

1.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 81 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.86
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 82 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.83
Washington average:

1.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 81 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.92
Washington average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 83 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.90
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 81 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.90
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 80 (64 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.73
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 81 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.84
Washington average:

1.62

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

Zip codes: 98168.